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My contributions to the design of PDF:

I am honored to be listed as a one of about 40 Key Contributors to the PDF language. [You can view the list on page 1213 of the PDF 1.6 manual; the PDF 1.7 manual no longer includes the list.]

Modifying the definition of PDF at Adobe is not a light matter: it requires review by a committee of stern wizards representing all the products that rely on the language as well as the interests of the company as steward of the language. Proposals have to satisfy a real need, must be backed by implementation, and must not break compatibility with earlier versions of the language.

Some of my contributions to Adobe Acrobat:

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