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From: Rasmus <rasmus@gmx.us>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: pdf screen reader accessibility?
Date: Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:40:06 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87mw2lcwo9.fsf@gmx.us> (raw)
In-Reply-To: alpine.NEB.2.11.1504060417310.20962@panix2.panix.com

Jude DaShiell <jdashiel@panix.com> writes:

> http://www.adobe.com/accessibility/products.html
> is a good place to start.

It's a list of a bunch of software packages of which most are not (i) free
in any meaning of the word; and (ii) supported on GNU/Linux.

What is your point?

> When a document gets written in Microsoft Word, its language is made
> part of that document.  If that document is later converted to a pdf
> file that language information is taken in by the conversion process
> then becomes the first component that starts to make screen reader
> accessibility of a pdf file possible.

AFAIK, the language is set as part of the metadata in pdfs in 8.3 based
on #+LANGUAGE.  Can you test if that works for you?  If not, what will
needed to be changed to make it work?

—Rasmus

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  reply	other threads:[~2015-04-06 11:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2015-04-06  8:25 pdf screen reader accessibility? Jude DaShiell
2015-04-06 11:40 ` Rasmus [this message]
2015-04-06 12:39   ` Marcin Borkowski
2015-04-06 13:19     ` Rasmus
2015-04-08 18:22       ` William Henney
2015-04-08 18:48         ` Rasmus
2015-04-08 20:22           ` Nick Dokos
2015-04-08 20:27             ` Rasmus
2015-04-08 21:07               ` Helm and multiple-tags in org mode issues Leo Ufimtsev
2015-04-08 21:48               ` pdf screen reader accessibility? Nick Dokos
2015-04-07  7:49 Jude DaShiell
2015-04-07  8:12 ` Rasmus

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