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11 Stories by Daniel

Make your own PDF file. Part 4: Hello World PDF

Back when dinosaurs roamed the earth I talked about the different objects that are used to form a Pdf file.  One type I mentioned...
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Make your own PDF file – Part 3: DIY Blank Page

Brace yourself!  For you could soon be the proud owner of your own shiny, handmade, completly blank, one page PDF document.  But before you...
2 3 min read

Make Your Own PDF – Part 2b: Create your own non-working PDF

In the previous article of this series, we learn to use a text editor to structure and create a PDF file.  The only problem...
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Make your own PDF file – Part 2: Structure of a PDF file

Before we can start hacking together our own simple PDF file, a quick look at the high level structure of a PDF is in...
3 2 min read

How to create your own test certificates and keys for signing PDF files

From a practical point of view you need one of two sort of files in order to sign something.  Either a keystore file or...
2 1 min read