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From Andreas Lehmkuehler <andr...@lehmi.de>
Subject Re: Larger PDF file with 1.7.1
Date Mon, 13 Aug 2012 06:05:51 GMT

Am 10.08.2012 05:01, schrieb Bob Swanson:
> I am delighted with the latest version
> 1.7.1. It fixes a couple of nagging problems
> I have had to deal with for a while.
> Unfortunately, there is a side-effect that
> I'm trying to run down (no luck yet). I'm
> programmatically creating a large PDF
> book from text and images. The current
> output when using 1.6.0 and 1.7.0 is about
> 38 meg. With 1.7.1, the size has ballooned to
> 108 meg (!) without any programming changes.
Do you get different sizes when creating a smaller pdf just containing a couple 
of pages? Can you share the pdf with us?

> I've tried a few little tests (text only, text and
> images, etc), and do not see the larger output
> size. I will continue to create test cases to try
> to reproduce the issue. My current authoring
> system is much too complex to hand over as
> a test case.
There are a couple of possible reasons, a non/wrong working filter, an issue 
with multiplied resources ....

> In the meantime, I'll ask the question: has anyone
> experienced much larger PDF output files with 1.7.1?
No, not yet.

> Bob Swanson

Andreas Lehmkühler

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