Re: [xep-support] what formats are supported on fo:external-graphic?

From: Jens Quade <>
Date: Fri Jul 25 2008 - 14:09:08 PDT

On 25.07.2008, at 22:23, Rosler, Jeff wrote:

> Hi All,
> Can someone RTFM me on this?
> I'm trying to figure out what graphic formats are supported for
> files specified in <fo:external-graphic/> by xep. More specifically,
> I'd like to specify a PDF file and have it get rendered as a graphic
> in the overall PDF, but this isn't working when I do it.

The XEP user guide says (in Appendix D, Supported Graphic Formats):

> PDF images are supported in PDF generator only. XEP embeds the first
> page of a PDF document as a vector image. All related resources
> (fonts, images, color profiles) are transferred to the output file.
> Annotations (text notes, hyperlinks, etc) are dropped.

The first sentence may explain why including PDF does not work in your


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