Back when, the .AI file had most of the .EPS PostScript text built in but omitted a standard header that FrameMaker understood. Remember that NeXT had Display PostScript as its graphical underpinning (that dates both of us!).
- Dov > -----Original Message----- > From: Paul Findon > Sent: Thursday, June 05, 2008 9:41 AM > To: FrameUsers List > Subject: Re: Printing Error with FM > > On 5 Jun 2008, at 17:25, Dov Isaacs wrote: > > > Let's try this again. FrameMaker does NOT, repeat does NOT, repeat > > one more time does NOT support the native Adobe Illustrator format; > > doesn't now, never did! It does support EPS and PDF saved from all > > versions of Adobe Illustrator including PDF saved as part of a .AI > > file! > > NeXT FrameMaker used to import native AI files back in the day. I > remember doing it. How did that work? > > Paul