[tex-live] PDF 1.5 by default in TL 2010

Martin Bretschneider mailing-lists-mmvi at bretschneidernet.de
Tue Jan 12 07:29:55 CET 2010

Am Montag 11 Januar 2010 schrieb Victor Ivrii:
> On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 11:47 PM, Reinhard Kotucha
> <reinhard.kotucha at web.de> wrote:
>  I tried "object stream compression" already
> > and came to the conclusion that compressing these tiny things isn't
> > worth the effort at all.  You only save a few bytes but your PDF
> > file is incompatible with older versions of Adobe Reader then.
> The key is "tiny". If I remember correctly my experiments in large
> beamer one can save up 30%

In my experiments


got me a 10% smaller PDF file with tl2009. The other option had no 
effect on my theses.

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