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From Joel Hirsh <joelehi...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Spacing problem with this pdf file
Date Tue, 29 Mar 2016 16:48:48 GMT
I thought it was attached to the first email, but it is also available at

https://www.dropbox.com/s/btqwaxfsubt3rwx/extra%20spaces.pdf?dl=0


On Tue, Mar 29, 2016 at 9:13 AM, Tilman Hausherr <THausherr@t-online.de>
wrote:

> Please upload that file somewhere.
>
> Tilman
>
>
> Am 29.03.2016 um 17:24 schrieb Joel Hirsh:
>
>> I have a couple of PDF files that have this problem.  These are
>> multi-page PDF files, and on one page (the first) there are a few lines
>> that get extra spaces between almost every character as seen from
>> PrintTextLocations.
>>
>> Attached is a snippet from one of those files, the first line has the
>> problem, the second line does not.
>>
>> In this file, the first line gets a string that is
>> 0 3- 09               3 ,4 1 1. 6 9        EL E CT R ON I C  D EP O SI T
>>        F DM S -S E TT L EM E NT    D E PO S IT       37 6 24 9 46 2 99 9
>>
>> While the second line gets the text without any extra spaces.
>>
>> The two lines also have different spacing values as reported by
>> PrintTextLocations.  In the full file, all the good lines have one value,
>> the bad lines a different value.
>>
>> I cannot see any difference between the lines in Acrobat, doing
>> copy/paste, Nitro editing.
>>
>> This problem shows up in 2.0.0 and the latest 2.0.1 snapshot, and some
>> older versions I tried as well (i.e. I don't think it is any kind of
>> regression)
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>>
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