Nice idea, but the size of a TIFF is much greater than the PDF. One reason
for chosing PDF was the size. So PDF is our format.

# -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
# Von: Jeremias Maerki [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
# Gesendet am: Freitag, 15. November 2002 10:05
# An: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
# Betreff: Re: Viewing PDF without AcrobatReader or FOP??
# 
# Hmm, what about converting the PDF to a TIFF (or similar) on 
# the server
# and sending that to the client? Can be accomplished with GhostScript,
# for example.
# 
# On Fri, 15 Nov 2002 09:55:04 +0100 Müller, Markus wrote:
# > Hi there,
# > 
# > we're just testing FOP to generate PDF on a host, then 
# sending the PDF
# > document in a way we don't know yet to some clients. The 
# clients should be
# > able to view (and perhaps to print) the document. Is this 
# possible without
# > AcrobatReader? The AcroRead for Java is not really a good 
# thing, and using
# > FOP only to display a file isn't a solution, too (since 
# it's too large). Has
# > anybody a little hint?
# > 
# > Markus
# 
# 
# Jeremias Maerki
# 

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