Re: htdig: ht3.1.0b1 and PDF

Geoff Hutchison (
Fri, 11 Sep 1998 13:28:47 -0400

At 12:51 PM -0400 9/11/98, Chris Brown wrote:
>I recently installed htdig 3.1b1 and it works fine except now it won't
>find my acroread to convert .pdf's. I still have the acroread: parameter
>set in the htdig.conf file as it was in my old one.
>Is there a new param to set this?

Yup. The param is "pdf_parser" since there was a lot of discussion about
using other programs to parse PDF files. I don't think anyone has tested
using other programs, but I figured it would be better to name it
"pdf_parser" than "acroread" anyway.

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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