Subject: Acrobat
From: Wolf Lahti <wduby -at- PACCAR -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 1996 12:36:21 -0700

Chet Ensign said

>My biggest problem with Acrobat-style solutions is that they are fixed page
>images. And one of the really powerful possibilities that I'm starting to play
>around with is dynamically composed content. HTML generated on the fly out of a
>database of possible contents and a profile of the user. Fixed binary images of
>pages can never deliver that kind of power.

My company requires that its Web content be searchable. Embedded text is
just part of a graphic and is truly buried. If PDF files could overcome this
teensy-weensy little problem, I could probably convince the powers that be
to use it.

Not until then, however.

"I hate quotations!"
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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