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Status Future consideration
Workspace IBM i
Categories Print
Created by Guest
Created on Jun 14, 2018

PDF / A creation with system-i

Product or Service: Transform Services V7.2 for IBM i 7.2.0 Component ID: 5770TS100. Operating System: IBM i (i5 / OS / OS / 400). Error name PDF / A creation. Problem description and business impact Conversion of print files to PDF works. However, no fonts are embedded. Is it possible to create PDF / A files with this software? If so, how is the parameterization done? If not, which software can be used on IBM-i?

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Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Oct 14, 2020

    .Providing this additional support to the 5770TS1 PDF transform is a high priority work item.

  • Guest
    May 13, 2020

    We are actively pursuing adding PDF/A support in the next release. Are there any specific PDF/A versions and levels that are required? For example, is Level A (accessible) conformance required?

  • Guest
    Apr 17, 2020

    Due to processing by IBM, this request was reassigned to have the following updated attributes:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Print
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None

    For recording keeping, the previous attributes were:
    Brand - Servers and Systems Software
    Product family - Power Systems
    Product - IBM i
    Component - Application Development
    Operating system - IBM i
    Source - None

  • Guest
    May 15, 2019

    Wir verwenden zZ für die Ausgaben (u.a. PDF/A) den Spoolmaster von ROHA:

  • Guest
    Jul 5, 2018

    At this time, RFEs are English-only. Therefore, IBM has modified some of the information in this request. Please contact us if you have any questions.

    In particular, the Headline and Description in this RFE were translated from German to English. Previously:

    Headline was: "PDF/A Erstellung mit system-i".

    Description was: "Produkt oder Service: Transform Services V7.2 for IBM i 7.2.0 Komponenten-ID: 5770TS100 . Betriebssystem: IBM i (i5/OS / OS/400) . Fehlerbezeichnung PDF/A Erstellung . Problem description and business impact Umwandlung von Druckdateien in PDF funktioniert. Es werden allerdings keine Schriften eingebettet. Ist die Erstellung von PDF/A Dateien mit dieser Software möglich ? Wenn ja , wie erfolgt die Parametrisierung ? Wenn nein, welche Software kann dazu auf IBM-i eingesetzt werden ?"

    Please add an English comment if the translation is not quite accurate.


IBM Transform Services for i: PDF/A compliance

Our applications create a large number of PDF documents (now some millions) in the IFS using Infoprint Server. Many of these documents are protected in accordance with the law. Now we want documents to be written on external storage instead of IFS...
over 7 years ago in IBM i / Print 3 Future consideration