[NTG-pdftex] bug in XObject

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Jun 3 13:19:44 CEST 2005


Heiko Oberdiek wrote:

> Have I missed something? When did they change this?
> 
> PDF spec. 1.6 says in 3.2.6 "Dictionary Objects":
> 
> | Note: No two entries in the same dictionary should have the same key. If a
> | key does appear more than once, its value is undefined.

in previous versions the first one was taken; that way one could overload the 
info entries; even if it was 'behaviour' and not 'specification' i more and more 
tend to think that adobe does not care much about downward compatibility  at all

'the first value is taken' would have been ok

Hans

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