ps2pdf making very large pdf files

Martijn van Oosterhout kleptog at
Tue Sep 17 17:19:39 EST 2002

On Tue, Sep 17, 2002 at 02:52:22PM +1000, John Griffiths wrote:
> >> I have to say, Adobe has a nice product there.
> >
> >Yeah, a couple of geek years to implement.
> >
> well the cost of storage for extra files and the bandwidth to transmit them 
> is still unlikely to add up to the cost of Adobe Distiller Server anytime
> soon.

Unless you're sending lots of PDFs to people with dialup modems and
distiller makes the differentce between 1 MB and 150 KB.

Martijn van Oosterhout   <kleptog at>
> There are 10 kinds of people in the world, those that can do binary
> arithmetic and those that can't.

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