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Re: papers for archive.org
On Mon, 26 Apr 2010, David Marjanovic wrote:
Rescued from truncation:
Who scans and uploads papers to archive.org..? As far as i can
tell,=20 anyone can.=A0 SO, if you're going to do this, please make
your PDF=20 compatible with Acrobat Reader 5 or later (or better yet,
AR4 or=20 later).=20
"Portable document format" doesn't mean anything when you have to=20
keep downloading the latest version of Acrobat reader. It's idiotic
to=20 make a PDF that requires Acrobat Reader 6 or later. Thanks.=20
Incidentally, I disagree. Acrobat Reader is free, so you _can_ simply
download the latest version (currently 8). Or do the newer versions not
Actually, 9.something ;)
work on all operating systems?
That said, pdfs of scientific papers are rather unlikely to require
features that weren't yet available in version 3.
Yes and no. I've seen a couple folks here have problems downloading with
older versions of the Adobe reader.