JavaScript and Jpedal 5

In Part 4 of a series of articles regarding the JPedal Version 5.X update we explore the big changes that this update will bring. JavaScript in PDF files Did you know that PDF files can contain JavaScript? It can be used to validate form values and also to provide sophisticated user interaction. We have even…

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Nashorn Progress at JavaOne 2012

As PDF files can contain lots of Javascript, Nashorn is of particular interest to us. So I was curious to know what has happened in the last 12 months since it was announced at JavaOne 2011. Nashorn is a replacement for the Rhino Javascript library (hence Nashorn which is Austrian for Rhino). It takes advantage…

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