[poppler] Form support summer of code as of 23/07/2006 port to Qt4 backend

Leonard Rosenthol leonardr at pdfsages.com
Thu Aug 10 08:58:23 PDT 2006

At 11:21 AM 8/10/2006, =?ISO-8859-2?Q?Piotr_Szyma=F1ski?= wrote:
>1. need to check which encoding the content of the form field is in

         The value (/V) for any non-rich-text field is stored EITHER 
as PDDocEncoding OR as Unicode (UTF-16) - that's it - no other choices.

         Obviously, you'll need the font information for rendering/editing.

         On a totally different note - I don't see any support for 
generation of Appearances (/AP) for the fields after they have been 
modified (or at a minimum, removal of existing ones and setting of 


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