[NTG-context] Translating PDF-files

Cecil Westerhof cldwesterhof at gmail.com
Wed Jan 19 15:14:10 CET 2011


2011/1/19 luigi scarso <luigi.scarso at gmail.com>

> On Wed, Jan 19, 2011 at 1:58 PM, Cecil Westerhof <cldwesterhof at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Properly not really a ConTeXt question, but maybe nows the answer.
> >
> > Someone asked me how to convert a PDF to XML and back. The reasons is
> that
> > he has a PDF in English, but he likes to have it also in Russian. His
> idea
> > is to convert the PDF file to XML, translate the XML file with
> > GoogleTranslate and convert the translated XML file to PDF. He asked me
> how
> > to do this. Of-course it does not have to be a XML file, if
> GoogleTranslate
> > can work with a TEX file, there is no reason not to do it.
> google for pdftotext
>

Already done. What looked the most promissing was pdftohtml. Just wondering
if there is a better way.

-- 
Cecil Westerhof
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