Re: AW: Fainting goats ate my PDF

Subject: Re: AW: Fainting goats ate my PDF
From: Dick Margulis <margulis -at- fiam -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2002 07:14:50 -0400

Ballenberger Gerd wrote:

John, you wrote "... I checked out your PDF. You're right, it doesn't print.
It was choking on the 'e' of Visual Cafe at the bottom of page 1 ..."

How did you find out?

I'm going to guess that John found that out the same way I did (unless the fact that the PDF was generated by Quark tipped him off). I printed the PDF to a PS file and then redistilled the PS file. This failed, but it generated a log file that pointed to the character in question.


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