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Le 2010-10-10 07:49, Andreas Mantke a écrit :

Am Sonntag, 10. Oktober 2010, 13:29:28 schrieb Miguel Mayol Tur:
As PDF is a open standard, there would be a good idea not to depend of

propietary software to make and fill PDFs forms and edit PDF documents.


there are a lot of not proprietary pdf reading programms available, that ca
n do this
work., i.e. Okular on Linux.
In my opinion there is currently no need to develop such a function inside


Actually, LibO (OpenOffice) has very powerful "form" creating tools and it follows a recognized ISO document standard ( It would make sense, to me, to try to advertise this fact and to encourage the use and posting of forms made with with LibO.

Then if people wanted to modify the forms, they would just have to modify the forms, it would just be a question of re-working the LibO file.

IMHO, this is what we should be encouraging.

LibO also does a great job at creating forms and then exporting these to .pdf format (.pdf is also an ISO document standard ( If, for example you are creating a form for a group, you can send them both the .pdf form (there is no real way to modify this form in whole) and the LibO file that you used to create the form. The LibO file could then be used to modify the form is the group wanted.


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