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

Jonathan Kew jfkthame at googlemail.com
Wed Jan 13 17:17:55 CET 2010

On 13 Jan 2010, at 14:19, Lars Madsen wrote:

>>> a bit odd that you have to have AR installed then in order to print a pdf.
>>> or am I missing something? Is is possible to use TWs PDF viewer to print a PDF on windows?
>> No, printing is not currently implemented in TW, so you need a different tool for that.
>> JK
> Yes, and this confuses a lot of new users.

I realize it's far from ideal, and printing is definitely a feature we need to add. The challenge is doing it (a) cross-platform, (b) through many varieties of printer drivers, and (c) well. I don't want to ship a print command that may give poor results.

> Otherwise, they seem quite content with TW, though.

Thanks, that's encouraging.


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