Where is the pdf external in LC 9.6 and 10?

Klaus major-k klaus at major-k.de
Wed May 18 16:55:20 EDT 2022

Hi Paul,

> Am 18.05.2022 um 22:44 schrieb Paul Dupuis via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>:
> It got removed from LC 9.6.6 and 9.6.7 and 10.0.0 dp 1 to 3. They (Livecode Support) said it would be back in LC 10.0.0 dp 4 and presumable and further releases in the 9.6.x series.

I thought this has been replaced with the PDF widget, which is only available in the "Pro Pack" addon?

> You can copy it from the 9.6.5 of earlier to the ccorresponding folder for LC 9.6.7. For example, on Windows it is C:\Program Files\RunRev\LiveCode 9.6.5\Ext\XPDF-1.0.45
> Copy the XPDF-1.0.45 folder to the \Ext\ directory for LC 9.6.7
> -- Paul
> On 5/18/2022 3:54 PM, Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode wrote:
>> Hi all.
>> I just wanted to update an older stack in LC10 that uses the xpdf external, but it seems that XPDF is not available anymore in LC. Further testing shows that at least also LC 9.6 and up does not have XPDF included anymore?
>> Am i am missing something?
>> I do not remember that XPDF was discontinued. Was there any notification about it?
>> Regards,
>> Matthias

Klaus Major
klaus at major-k.de

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