Reading PDF - a cry for help

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Fri Sep 30 11:50:53 EDT 2011


Thursday, September 29, 2011, 8:24:51 AM, you wrote:

> Are you looking at just extracting the images? Or other relevant
> parts of the PDF? The reason I ask is that it looks like binary data
> is always contained between two lines: "stream" and "endstream", so
> extracting just the streaming data should be pretty quick to do;

The content in the stream is normally just zipped content and can be
extracted in the usual way.

-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at

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