Re: htdig: PDF Support

Lars Anderson (
Wed, 29 Jul 1998 21:18:43 +0200

On Wed, Jul 29, 1998 at 11:01:22, Michael Graff wrote:

> > Alternatively, I think there are other PDF parsers around, besides Adobe's.
> Damn straight there are. Ghostscript comes to mind, if it could only
> be taught to spit out raw text rather than graphics. Perhaps it can, I
> might just not know how.

You could also try xpdf,

It includes pdftotext which I find very useful for converting PDF files to
txt files.


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