[Dev-luatex] PDF validation

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Tue Jan 26 16:00:48 CET 2016

2016-01-22 10:24 GMT+01:00 Fabrice Popineau <fabrice.popineau at supelec.fr>:
> There is a recurring problem with PDF files produced by either pdftex or
> luatex in France.
> Whenever PhD thesis documents are submitted to the French national archives,
> they have
> to be validated by some automated process which relies on pdftk
> (apparently).
> And files compiled by pdftex/luatex are rejected.

The validation service is at http://facile.cines.fr/

It seems they want PDF/A-1b, since the failure icon links to
But the table seems to allow normal PDF 1.5...


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