[NTG-context] PDF/A generation

Henri Menke henrimenke at gmail.com
Tue Oct 18 15:44:50 CEST 2016


Dear Peter,

thanks for the update.  Can you maybe tell what exactly has changed to fix it?  I'm on the TL 2016 release and cannot update because I fear regressions for my important document.

Cheers, Henri

On 10/18/2016 02:54 PM, Peter Rolf wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> just for the records. The problems were on ConTeXt's side (fixed now),
> the online validator does a pretty good job.
> 
> Peter
> 
> Am 14.10.2016 um 17:10 schrieb Peter Rolf:
>> Am 14.10.2016 um 14:16 schrieb luigi scarso:
>>> On Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 2:04 PM, Peter Rolf <indiego at gmx.net> wrote:
>>>> Sigh.. I had high hopes on this one. Would be nice to have a free and
>>>> working (in this combination) validator. I'll make some tests over the
>>>> weekend and contact the author(s). No bug report, no fix.
>>>
>>> I have not said that it's wrong, only that it fails to validate the
>>> pdf..the validator could be ok infact.
>>
>> True, that conclusion comes from my side. I'm pretty sure that all
>> needed XMP entries are properly set, so chances are high, that the error
>> is on their side. But we will (hopefully) see.
>> Also: If Acrobat isn't right, what tools are left for validation?
>>
>>> Btw, as I can see from
>>> http://www.pdfa.org/2016/08/slide-decks-and-video-recordings-of-the-pdf-days-europe-2016/
>>> it seems that there is a bit of depression in validating pdf/a files ....
>>>
>>
>> Interesting, but better don't dig too deep... :D
>>
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