|Title||PDF to PDF/A Conversion Pre-Processing|
|Detailed description|| It's unlikely that a batch PDF/A conversion utility could be written in just a couple of days:
|Solution Champion||Carl Wilson [email protected]|
|Tool/code link||A link to code on Git hub or a corresponding myExperiment if applicable|
|Tool Registry Link|| Apache PDFBox
|Evaluation||Notes from final presentations at the hackathon:
CO: This problem is at the top of the list of challenges. A complete solution was described in DPC What's New as the CO's dream preservation tool.
DEV: Work in progress characterisation toolset already identifies ~30% issues
DEV: PDFTron identifies all problem cases! Looks to have been very thoroughly tested.
DEV: PDFTron is a $600 tool