[greenstone-users] RE: how to restrict documents

From Stephen.DeGabrielle@ntu.edu.au
DateTue, 22 Apr 2003 11:32:22 +0930
Subject [greenstone-users] RE: how to restrict documents

>>in the course of building collection of PDF and word documents i  feel
>> need of some technique to restict the user [reader] to print  the PDF
>> documents or to restict to download of the documents. I
>>want to give the read access of PDF documents to the
>>readers[users] rather than downloading it.


The idea of giving access to pdf documents without the user being able to print is interesting.

The 'How to build a digital library' collection is a good example of providing some access to the text via a greenstone collection, without making the document/s available themselves.

I think this sort of thing is pretty easy in greenstone.