[NTG-context] Compatiblity option in pdf

Peter Rolf indiego at gmx.net
Mon Oct 22 18:53:21 CEST 2007

Hi John,

John Culleton schrieb:
> I created a short document 
> http://wexfordpress.com/tex/shortlist.pdf
> using Context and with a clickable TOC and one thumbnail. The thumbnail was 
> created with the Han The Thanh pdftex macro code I mentioned recently. Some

thumbnail or bookmark ?

> users view it fine, others with earlier versions of  Acrobat Reader have 
> problems. A friend ftom the InDesign/Distiller world suggests that I recreate 
> the pdf with the compatibility option turned on.  Does this suggestion have 
> any meaning in the Context/pdftex world? 

just guessing...

\pdfminorversion 3


\pdfobjcompresslevel=0  % 0-3 (default 3); 0= don't compress object streams

If I remember it right Acrobat versions <6 can't read pdf with obj
stream compression. See pdftex manual for details.

> Can interested readers read the above url OK?


Greetings, Peter

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