How to Full-Text Index Adobe Acrobat 7.x (PDF 1.6) Files Using Verity (Doc ID 445395.1)

Last updated on JUNE 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version: 6.2.0 to 10.1.3.3.2 - Release: Stellent to 10gR3
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Universal Content Management - Version: 6.2.0 to 10.1.3.3.2
Content Server 6.2 through 10.1.3.3.2
Verity 4.5.1 through Verity 6.1.1

Goal

When  full-text searching for a word in an Adobe Acrobat 7.x (PDF 1.6) document, the content item is not found. The following error message is in the server output when indexer tracing is enabled:

indexer 09.20 11:23:27.670 stderr Error extracting text on page 2 of /stellent/weblayout/groups/public/documents/adacct/test.pdf
Acrobat exception: 1073938472
Error extracting text on page 3 of /stellent/weblayout/groups/public/documents/adacct/test.pdf

Full-text indexing of PDF 1.6 files is not currently supported by the Adobe filters provided with Verity 4.5.1 and Verity 5.5.

NOTE: Verity is no longer available for distribution.


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