[R] Problem with pdf()

ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Tue Jan 14 17:49:04 CET 2003

A PDF-1.1 file is a PDF-1.2 file.  They are backwards compatible 

The source code is available to you if you want to re-write the driver to
make use of features in, say, PDF-1.2 or even the current 1.4.

On Tue, 14 Jan 2003 alessandro.valli at amd.com wrote:

> I noted the PDF format of pdf() beeing PDF-1.1.
> I would like to know if it is possible to generate PDF files in PDF-1.2.
> For some strange reason it is not possible to visualize certain pdf files generated via R on IE 5.5 (using AR 5.1).
> But converting this to PDF-1.2 (using postscript() and gsv), it works.
> It would be nice to test with pdf() generating a PDF-1.2 file, just to confine the problem.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
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