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RE: PDF annotations

From: Jan Tosovsky <jan.tosovsky.cz@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2014 20:59:21 +0100
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On 2014-03-05 Innovimax W3C wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 4, 2014, Jan Tosovsky <jan.tosovsky.cz@gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > in my use case I need to place PDF annotations (stored in the
> > source XML) on specific places (IDs) within the final PDF files. 
> > It can be done, but it requires some pre- and post-processing steps 
> > utilizing non-XML tools.
> > 
> > ...
> >
> > Is something like this worth to elaborate by this PPL group?
> > 

> What we could clearly do is gather all those requirements somewhere 
> in the wiki http://www.w3.org/community/ppl/wiki/Main_Page

I've just added it as #11 to 
https://www.w3.org/community/ppl/wiki/CustomerRequirements
 
> Then it would be interesting to propose a standard specification 
> à la EXPath

Ok, I've made a brief proposal here:
https://www.w3.org/community/ppl/wiki/PDF_Annotations

I haven't dealt much with non-text annotation types yet.

Any comments are welcome :-)

Jan
Received on Wednesday, 5 March 2014 19:59:51 UTC

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