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[Perlfect-search] PerlFect Indexing PDF files

Daniel Naber
Wed, 27 Dec 2000 17:55:55 +0100
On 2000-12-27 17:45, you wrote:

> Thanks for your prompt response.  I've installed beta 3.20, installed
> xpdf, and configured the variable $PDFTOTEXT.  When I ran the
> script I get the following error when it tries to index the PDF file.

Does it work if you call pdftotext manually at the DOS prompt?
The syntax is "pdftotext somefile.pdf -". It should print an ASCII version 
of the PDF.
What exactly did you set $PDFTOTEXT to?


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