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Topic: Re: Detect pararaph
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 56850
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:22 PM

At 12:29 PM -0500 2/20/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>Just a simple question... is it possible to detect when u r in a
>paragraph in a pdf document ?

Not in the standard case, because PDF has no concept of a paragraph.

>I read about special pdfmark implement in Spec 1.3 for manipulate
>logical structure. Without that it's impossible i guess..


>plus what kind of application are able to include logical structure
>information (conform with Pdf Spec v1.3) in a pdf document when they
>convert it.. because i ' ve never seen such document .

There are three products out there that currently generate
structure - Acrobat's Web Capture (in fact, that's where it
originally came from), PDFMaker (the macros for MSWord/Win), and
FrameMaker 6.x.

Leonard Rosenthol
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