[NTG-pdftex] Re: Optimizing the generated pdf

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Sat Nov 19 01:21:34 CET 2005


On 2005-11-18 23:08:15 +0100, Heiko Oberdiek wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 17, 2005 at 11:39:06AM +0100, Hans Hagen wrote:
> Does not a standard exist that forbids inherited properties and
> requires the setting of /MediaBox in each page object?

No, /MediaBox is inheritable.

[...]

> I think, the job of pdfTeX is to generate PDF. Optimization is
> the job of another program, before there are too many things

I agree: E.g. it would be an interesting extension for pdftk.

Best
    Martin
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