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Re: OT: don't understand something about xpdf

On Friday 16 December 2005 04:43, Joe Mc Cool wrote:
> How come ?  Surely the text in the pdf file is not ascii ?  Surely
> even the text is stored as a "graphic" in the pdf file ?
Actually, iirc, it's a form of encapsulated ps (Postscript), a reverse polish 
programming language.

The text can therefore be actual text, taking advantage of printer fonts.

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