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Topic: Dangling indirect objects in PDF files
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 136315
From: slim80
Date: 7/14/2005 10:41 PM

Hello,

I have noticed that a PDF file can contain some indirect objects that are not referred to by any other object. I suspect that this is some sort of "garbage" that is piling up in the PDF files.

So I have some questions regarding this issue:

1. Why is this happening?
2. Is there a way I can programmatically determine which indirect objects are "dangling" (perhaps using the Adobe SDK)?

Thank you.


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