[NTG-pdftex] bug or intended behaviour

Hans Hagen pragma@wxs.nl
Sun, 15 Feb 2004 23:46:28 +0100


At 19:39 14/02/2004, you wrote:
>On 2004-02-13 22:16:20 +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:
> > Also, technically one may put text before the %PDF, but afaik we don't 
> have
> > a way of doing that
>
>Thou shall not do this; but most pdf consuming applications
>search for the %PDF in the first k of the file.

i know. but i ran into a file that had a complete perl script (>1k) 
prefixed and thereby was both a program and a document, so i wondered -)

(btw, i went though the >1150 page 1.5 spec ... we need to discuss a few 
things at the dante meeting)

H


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