Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#902 confirmed New Feature

PDF Generation

Reported by: anonymous Owned by:
Priority: Normal Milestone:
Component: General Version:
Keywords: SF Cc: gentleben@…

Description

There should be an option to generate the pdf of the content inside the text area.


Moved from SF:
http://sourceforge.net/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=1498485&group_id=75348&atid=543656

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by Martin Kou

Cc: gentleben@… added
Reporter: changed from Martin Kou to anonymous

This could possibly be handled on the back-end (server side). For example, using a PDF printer or PHP's PDF functions in a different page on the server to print the file and then return it to the client. I would expect it to be quite a large challenege to produce a PDF on the client side.


Moved from SF. Original poster: gentleben

comment:2 Changed 9 years ago by Paul Moers

I recently used http://www.digitaljunkies.ca/dompdf/ which does quite a nice job. It builds the PDF out of the (X)HTML and applies CSS automatically. Note that it is slow on tables.

There's also http://www.fpdf.org/, but with this I believe you need to construct the PDF yourself by using fPDF as a library.

comment:3 Changed 9 years ago by Paul Moers

There was an effort once, but that has been downgraded to closed source: http://www.fckeditor.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=129&p=285

comment:4 Changed 9 years ago by Frederico Caldeira Knabben

Keywords: Confirmed added

At this moment, this can be achieved in the server by using third party software.

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