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Subject:How .pdf files are made From:Michael Andrew Uhl <uhl -at- VISLAB -dot- EPA -dot- GOV> Date:Mon, 11 Mar 1996 16:47:47 -0800
I've never created a .pdf file in my life but may have to do so
very soon. Are they created by "distilling" a PostScript file
into a .pdf file using Adobe's Distiller program?
Michael Andrew Uhl, Lead Technical Writer (uhl -at- vislab -dot- epa -dot- gov)
Lockheed Martin, Primary Support Contractor to US EPA
Scientific Visualization Center
National Environmental Supercomputing Center (NESC)
U.S. EPA Environmental Research Center
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina