[REBOL] Re: Converting Word .DOC and .PDF to text files
From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 26-Sep-2002 15:09
On Thursday, September 26, 2002, 11:54:15 AM, you wrote:
A> Gabriele wrote a pdf generator, but he said parsing
A> pdf files is really hard, but perhaps just the text
A> might be easier.
It depends. If you are lucky, getting the text out of it is really
easy. You can easily get the text out of a PDF generated by PDF
However, if the file is compressed and/or encrypted, you need to
do a fair amount of job to get to the text... And usually, PDF
files are at least compressed.
Gabriele Santilli <[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]> -- REBOL Programmer
Amigan -- AGI L'Aquila -- REB: http://web.tiscali.it/rebol/index.r