Prince supports optional PDF profiles, which can be selected
--pdf-profile option on the
setProfile method if using a server
wrapper, or the
The available profiles are:
Generally speaking, PDF/A profiles were created with the goal of long-term preservation of the documents (PDF for Archiving), while PDF/X profiles were created to address publisher's needs in the graphic arts industry (PDF for eXchange).
Choosing one profile over another can help producing a PDF file which has the right properties for its intended destination. Each PDF profile places restrictions on the features allowed in a PDF file in order to achieve its aims. Please see the Color Management section for the impact the PDF profiles have on color management.
--pdf-output-intentcommand line option in the PDF Output Options section)