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Topic: libraries for pdf text manipulation
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 54523
From: cahille
Date: 5/29/2002 05:06 PM

I have looked around a bit but haven't been able to
find something that will take an existing pdf,
extract and change text from the pdf and then resave
it. I would prefer perl, but just about anything
would be appreciated.

Eventually what I would like to do is fill in forms
with variables (like $name$), then have a cgi that
allows for user inputted values, which would be
swapped into the pdf. Sort of hard the way stuff
seems to be packed and the like.

Thanks,
Earl



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