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Topic: Re: Choices (Via Email)
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 91813
From: LeonardR
Date: 7/10/2003 10:02 PM

At 1:42 PM +1000 7/10/03, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>We are in the final stages of the production of an Adobe plug-in.

I assume you mean Adobe Acrobat plugin...

>However, we looking into other options that would allow us to be
>independent of having a user purchase Adobe.

The stock value is pretty low these days - so it's not that bad ;).

>Therefore, a user of our software could read, write; insert PDF
>files without being required to purchase Adobe.
>These are the options I know of:
>1-Purchase PDFlib for about 25k per web site.
>2-Purhcase the Adobe Libraries for about 35K (not sure but I have been told).
>Are there any other options?

Sure, lots - depending on your criteria....

* What OS platform(s)?
* Desktop or server?
* What programming/integration language?
* Do you wish to keep the existing code you've written or are you
willing to rewrite from scratch?
* What does your current plugin do? PDF creation? Manipulation? what?

Leonard Rosenthol
Chief Technical Officer
PDF Sages, Inc. 215-629-3700 (voice)
215-629-0789 (fax)

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