[NTG-pdftex] Is there a limit to the size of PDF files?

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Wed Oct 17 18:01:25 CEST 2007


"Martin Schröder" <martin at oneiros.de> writes:

> 2007/10/17, David Kastrup <dak at gnu.org>:
>> Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com> writes:
>> > Have you tried already whether a pdf > 2GB can be opened by
>> > your target audience?
>>
>> Presumably not a problem.  But I have to search for other venues,
>> anyway, since binary replacement is not feasible right now in this
>> project.  And frankly, 2GB for a 150 page document is ridiculous.
>
> AR8 at Linux can not open files >2GB (I just tested).

Actually, I just discovered \pdfobjcompresslevel.  Maybe we will get
this circumnavigated.

-- 
David Kastrup


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