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Re: pdf2txt?

by cbraga (Pilgrim)
on Oct 09, 2003 at 19:08 UTC ( [id://298064]=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to pdf2txt?

While it may not be the perfect solution, you can always convert the pdf to html with the mentioned program and them convert the html to text.

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Re: Re: pdf2txt?
by tbone1 (Monsignor) on Oct 09, 2003 at 20:07 UTC

    I'd tried that, but some of the .pdf files have ugly tables in them, and the tables created by pdftohtml are, um, unpretty. In fact, predicting the output and formats was a royal mess.

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