[pdftex] How to change Producer value?

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Mon Feb 17 13:01:22 CET 2003

On Mon, Feb 17, 2003 at 12:03:55AM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:

> At 12:25 PM 2/15/2003 -0800, ruu at pacbell.net wrote:
> >/Producer (newvalue)
> >I would expect 'newvalue' to show up under Producer when I
> the producer key is reserved for the program that composes the pdf; it 
> makes tracking down problems more comfortable (it really helps if  one gets 
> a problematic pdf file and can see if it was produced by gs, pdftex, or 
> whatever); (the same is true for eps / ps files, where there are %%Creator 
> entries)

The entry "/PTEX.Fullbanner" is much more helpful here, because
it contains more details.
But anyway both the default entry "/Producer" and "/PTEX.Fullbanner"
are wrong in the case of pdf*e*TeX.

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

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