[pdftex] pdf/is

Martin Schröder ms at artcom-gmbh.de
Mon Nov 3 09:25:48 CET 2003

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To: gs-devel at ghostscript.com
Subject: Re: [gs-devel] PDF-A
From: "James H.Cloos Jr." <cloos at jhcloos.com>
Date: Sun, 02 Nov 2003 04:38:20 -0500
Message-ID: <m3brrv3yb7.fsf at lugabout.jhcloos.org>

Another pdf-derived format to watch is the pdf/is format adobe is
suggesting for the ieee's pwg's ifx standard.  They (the pwg) have
a copy of the current draft of pdf/is at:


currently aka:


There are some (imo) bugs in the spec, where it fails the liberal
in what you accept concept, but ....

It is more of a raster format than vector format, so will need its
own gs output format; it should probably also be a separate input
format from pdf.


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