[linux-elitists] What's wrong with PDF
Tue Nov 11 02:55:56 PST 2003
On Mon, 10 Nov 2003, Rick Moen wrote:
> > That, however, is probably due to the fact that if it doesn't render
> > quite right, it renders horribly.
> Show me an example that isn't some moron former-DTP person attempting to
> use the Web for what it can't do, or for some utterly insane purpose,
> and we'll talk.
How about another example? How would you then have me deal with the case
of a document which only exists as scanned pages, starting life in TIFF
format, but needing to be displayed on the web for people to read / print.
The current common solution is PDF. What would you offer as an
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