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The Free Software Foundation is working to develop a set of libraries and programs that implement the PDF file format. Even non-developers can contribute to the cause.

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Created by dcparris 7 years 3 days ago – Made popular 7 years 2 days ago
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Daan

7 years 2 days 6 hours 53 min ago

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10 USD donated. Hope it helps a

10 USD donated. Hope it helps a little.

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braydon

7 years 2 days 4 hours 1 min ago

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Is it possible to create a new

Is it possible to create a new portable format, rather than free an existing one? As they say mimicry is the highest form of flattery. Perhaps there are so many pdf docs out there this is important, like the Gnu Flash project?

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dcparris

7 years 4 hours 34 min 58 sec ago

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Yes, PDF is ubiquitous. Trying

Yes, PDF is ubiquitous. Trying to replace it would be like trying to replace the *.doc format. So creating a free implementation of the open PDF standard is much more feasible. Mind you, PDF is similar to ODF, in terms of being implementable by pretty much anyone.

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spikeb

6 years 52 weeks 16 hours 52 min ago

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er, what about evince and xpdf

er, what about evince and xpdf and all those readers and their associated libraries?