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That looks very interesting. I'd never heard of PDFLib.pm (or, indeed, pdflib). I'll be taking a closer look at them.

One question tho'. You declare a number of package variables with this code:

use vars qw ( $TOPMARGIN $BOTTOMMARGIN $LEFTMARGIN $RIGHTMARGIN $PAGEHEIGHTPOINTS $PAGEWIDTHPOINTS );

And then later you declare a number of lexical variables with the same names with this code:

my $PAGEHEIGHTPOINTS = 842; my $PAGEWIDTHPOINTS = 595; # the size of your page my ($TOPMARGIN, $BOTTOMMARGIN, $LEFTMARGIN, $RIGHTMARGIN) = (10, 10, 15, 15);

You then go on to use the lexical variables, but never the package variables. Is this left over from an earlier version of the code?

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    [TCLion]: at least that's the plan
    [1nickt]: Corion this looks good, from the pod: "there are 9000+ variations that are detected correctly in the test files (see t/data/* for most of them). If you can think of any that I do not cover, please let me know."
    [TCLion]: some moron put the date like this : Mon Feb 20 09:31:30 2017
    [Corion]: 1nickt: Yes, the module sounds promising indeed
    [1nickt]: "putting the date in correct order" how?
    [Corion]: TCLion: Whee ;)
    [TCLion]: need to put like this : 2017-02-20 09:30:53
    [1nickt]: That's why I asked if you are using DateTime. It has a large number of supporting modules (the author likes the term 'eco-system') so if you are already creating a DateTime obj from your dates, this module would read in the mnoron-formatted 1s seamlessly
    [TCLion]: when I put the date together it looks like : 2017-Feb-24 (month is the problem)
    [1nickt]: good luck, then.

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