[OS X TeX] pdf v1.6 problem

Siep Kroonenberg siepo at cybercomm.nl
Fri Mar 10 04:39:40 EST 2006

On Fri, Mar 10, 2006 at 11:34:36AM +1100, Ross Moore wrote:
> So maybe it'll work, maybe not.
> Presumably this depends on whether any 1.6 specific stuff
> is actually used in the imported image.
> In practice I've not had any trouble (that I'm aware of)
> importing images that purport to be 1.6.
> Hope this helps,

If the to-be-included pdf doesn't actually contain any new stuff,
then you can fix the version number with vim in binary mode:

vim -b file.pdf

The pdf version occurs in the very first line.

In binary mode, vim should leave everything else untouched.

Siep Kroonenberg
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