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Printing PDF files from Java

Printing PDF files from Java is something that raises a lot of general questions, so this short article is a general guide to the...
Mark Stephens
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Two issues with Java File access for temporary files

In theory, Java has a very flexible and powerful set of commands for manipulating Files. The File object allows you create a File or...
Mark Stephens
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Embedded PDF Truetype fonts are always MAC encoded unless…

It is one of these features which is broken but it is now too late to fix. Inside a PDF file, all text data...
Mark Stephens
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PDF with odd Type3 fonts in Ghostscript 8.50

As the developers of a PDF renderer, we spend a lot of time analysing PDF files and working out exactly what is going on....
Mark Stephens
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PDF questions – where should you ask them

The PDF file format is a very common format, and also quite a complex one. So you may well want to ask some questions....
Mark Stephens
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