Re: [htdig] xpdf and encryption


Subject: Re: [htdig] xpdf and encryption
From: Gilles Detillieux (grdetil@scrc.umanitoba.ca)
Date: Wed Dec 15 1999 - 14:04:34 PST


According to J. op den Brouw:
> using xpdf (pdfinfo actualy) with a pdf file I get:
>
> [msql@chaos xpdf]$ pdfinfo ~/Backup/320051.pdf
> Error: PDF file is encrypted and cannot be displayed
> Error: * Decryption support is currently not included in xpdf
> Error: * due to legal restrictions: the U.S.A. still has bogus
> Error: * export controls on cryptography software.
> Error: Couldn't read xref table
> [msql@chaos xpdf]$
>
> Is there a encryption patch somewhere?
> The PDF *is* legal; I can read it with Acroread.

http://www.foolabs.com/xpdf/decryption.html

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Gilles R. Detillieux              E-mail: <grdetil@scrc.umanitoba.ca>
Spinal Cord Research Centre       WWW:    http://www.scrc.umanitoba.ca/~grdetil
Dept. Physiology, U. of Manitoba  Phone:  (204)789-3766
Winnipeg, MB  R3E 3J7  (Canada)   Fax:    (204)789-3930

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