[OSM-dev] Export TMC-Event-Table from PDF to CSV

Marcus Wolschon Marcus at Wolschon.biz
Fri Apr 3 17:24:30 BST 2009


2009/4/3 Iván Sánchez Ortega <ivan at sanchezortega.es>:
> El Viernes, 3 de Abril de 2009, marcus.wolschon at googlemail.com escribió:
>> Does anyone know a tool to copy tables from PDF?
>> (146 pages, copy&paste combines empty columns into just one
>>  space-character, breaks lines and leaves no separators)
>
> I have a small script which calls pdf2html, then parses the coordinates of the
> text snippets, then outputs a table...
>
> *sigh*
>
> Will have a look at that pdf tomorrow.

No need to.

We have found a machine-redable version of the table.
They where hiding a version of the EVENT-code-list in
the zip-file of the LOCATION-code-list.

Marcus




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