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Some funny stuffs about pdf
Wed 22 February 2012 — download

  • The specification is more than 1300 pages long.
  • The first version is 10 years old.
  • Adobe has his own specification to “extend” the existent one.
  • Adobe is not the only one that “extends” pdf specification.
  • PDF can embed javascript
  • PDF can embed 3D objects (because why not?).
  • PDF can embed virtually any data that you want, even video!
  • PDF can/may be compressed, or not.
  • PDF can do some kind of ghetto-versionning
  • The PDF format is a piece of shit.