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Topic: Display text from web site in pdf
Conf: (P-PDF) Beginners, Msg: 142314
From: feenberg
Date: 11/6/2005 02:51 AM


I'd like to distribute a PDF that would check back to my web server whenever it was viewed on a computer with internet access, and display some sort of message if a more recent version of the PDF was available. Any idea if that is possible using or Javascript, or something else? I don't want the user to have to select a link to find out - the message should print if the user prints the document - a plain link won't do that.

Daniel Feenberg
NBER
feenberg is at nber dotte org

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