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Topic: Re: Converting PDF to a Postscript or TIFF format
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 56743
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:21 PM

At 8:29 AM +1000 10/25/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I have a PDF file, I need to convert it to a Post Script or TIFF
>format so that it can be understood and send to a fax software to be


>I would prefer to use Java for doing this.
There are a few Java tools that can convert PDF->TIFF, but I
can't recommend any of them as they don't support enough PDF features
to make the acceptable for general use.

One thing you CAN do is to use something like JMagick, the
Java interfaces to ImageMagick ( which can
convert from PDF->TIFF though a link to Ghostscript.

Another option is to simply call on command line tools like
GhostScript ( directly.

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