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Re: PDFs and encoding

From: Michael Monaghan <Michael.Monaghan@Sun.COM>
Date: Mon, 06 Aug 2007 12:17:57 -0400
To: www-international@w3.org
Message-id: <46B749B5.8080902@sun.com>


We found a fix for this. There was an issue in how we were passing strings to the 
PDF::API2 perl module. There was also a bug in the module itself. A colleague of mine, 
Phil Hooper, identified it, and the fix will be included in the next release [0.62] of 

Thanks for the responses.


Martin Duerst wrote:
> Hello Michael,
> The upcomming 31st Internationalization and Unicode Conference
> has two talks on PDF and Internationalization,
> please see http://www.unicodeconference.org/conference-at-a-glance.htm.
> Regards,    Martin.
> At 04:25 07/07/21, Michael Monaghan wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm looking for resources on the above.
>> I'm confused about the relationship between the encoding of sources [sgml], the encoding of the body text within the generated PDFs, and the impact/restrictions they have on the encoding of the metadata in the trailer part of the file.
>> I'd appreciate a pointer to some resources.
>> Particularly interested in unix cmd line tools that will add multibyte metadata to a PDF, after the PDF has been created.
>> Thanks,
>> ~mm
> #-#-#  Martin J. Du"rst, Assoc. Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University
> #-#-#  http://www.sw.it.aoyama.ac.jp       mailto:duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp     
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