• Subject: RE: Red books in PDF format
  • From: "Cotes, Steven" <cotess@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 3 Dec 1997 11:13:18 -0800

most of the redbooks are not in PDF format. One I did recently find
was under "Redpieces" on Java Network Security. It is at 

I share your frustration. I wish IBM would standardize on PDF for
all their documentation, including manuals, redbooks, announcement
letters, .....

I also download many of their docs both so others can view them off
our lan and so I can take them home to work with and study on my
laptop. When I print some out I still find I use the soft copy for
by scanning for stuff. Having a soft copy to supplement a hard copy
adds to their usability.
Having some PDF, some HTML and some PostScript though is

My 2CW,

 -Steve Cotes

> ----------
> From:         Denis
> Robitaille[SMTP:DRobitaille@cascades-ss.cascades.com]
> Sent:         Wednesday, December 03, 1997 5:23 AM
> To:   MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
> Subject:      Red books in PDF format
> Hello all,
>    I know where to get IBM manuals on the net either in wed page or
> PDF format. I also know where to get the red books in web page format.
> But i dont know if the red books are somewere in PDF format. Does
> anybodu know?
> PDF format is better for offline reading, we download the manuals and
> put them on are lan for easy access to everyone.
> Denis Robitaille
> Cascades Inc.
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