[greenstone-devel] PagedImagePlugin and PDFs

From Katherine Don
DateMon Jan 10 17:45:36 2011
Subject [greenstone-devel] PagedImagePlugin and PDFs
In-Reply-To (1C44485F-C49B-440E-9A0B-F68FF74C2FD4-gmx-com)
If you set convert_to to text, and comment out that bit of code, then it
should work. But I guess you don't need to any more as you have your own
solution :-)

Cheers,
Katherine

On 10/01/2011 3:34 p.m., Yitzchak Schaffer wrote:
> Yes; the problem was that Ghostscript crashed with our PDFs, and I found it easier to implement my code than to circumvent GS within PDFPlugin.
>
> --
> Yitzchak Schaffer
>
> On Jan 9, 2011, at 20:52, Katherine Don<kjdon@cs.waikato.ac.nz> wrote:
>
>> If you have pdftotext installed, you should be able to convert PDFs to text using PDFPlugin.