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To: Sean Brierley <seanb_us@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: RE: What's the "dream machine" for running Frame?
From: Dov Isaacs <isaacs@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 04 Dec 2002 14:02:34 -0800
Sean, It does NOT ignore all those properties. Whatever settings you have for PostScript generation for ASCII/binary, gray settings, resolution, fonts, etc. inherit from the Acrobat Distiller printer instance. It overrides certain settings such as page size / orientation. - Dov At 12/4/2002 01:55 PM, Sean Brierley wrote: >Well, I'll be a monkey's uncle. > >That is way cool. > >I tested (of course, I'm a proof-in-the-pudding sort). >Turning off spooling in the printer driver in does not >change the fact that Distiller is using spooling. > >I'm glad I pushed this issue, I learned something >cool. Now, more questions: > >What about TrueType fonts. In the Distiller printer >driver properties, these substitute by default. I set >these in the driver to download as softfonts. > >If Save as PDF ignores the printer driver properties, >what is happening to my TTFs? I mean, clearly with >Acrobat's limited inspection capability, I can see >they are subsetted/embedded. Does Distiller's "Embed >All Fonts" take care of that? > >What about creating binary-based files versus ASCII? >Again, does the Distiller Advanced Options tab--where >you turn off ASCII--take care of that also? > >You know, there still is one more thing you have to >do: DOCUMENT this stuff. Talk to your technical >writers. Truthfully, if the documentation had been >solid previously, fewer folks would have had trouble >with creating PDFs and Save as PDF in FM 5.5 and 6.0. >So, take the time to document this feature in the FM 8 >UG. > >Cheers, > >Sean > >P.S. ROFL! I will try to let others get a word in >edgewise. <g> > > >--- Isak Tenenboym <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> so, hopefully, we'll fix a few more bugs, >> especially, if you (not only you, Sean personally, >> but all Framers) will continue to bug us with your >> problems :) >> >> Isak. >> > >__________________________________________________ >Do you Yahoo!? >Yahoo! Mail Plus - Powerful. Affordable. Sign up now. >http://mailplus.yahoo.com > >-------------------------------------------------------------------------- >Archives: http://lists.frameusers.com/cgi-bin/lyris.pl?visit=framers >Website: http://www.FrameUsers.com >Administration: listadmin@FrameUsers.com > >You are subscribed to framers as: email@example.com >Send a blank email to leave-framers-25396H@lists.FrameUsers.com to unsubscribe. ** To unsubscribe, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org ** ** with "unsubscribe framers" (no quotes) in the body. **