Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
XP is just a number
 
PerlMonks  

Re: State of the art of PDFs in Perl

by flexvault (Monsignor)
on Oct 27, 2012 at 16:42 UTC ( #1001210=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to State of the art of PDFs in Perl

mcdave,

I use PDF::API2 and agree with your comments. I will try CAM::PDF in the future to see how it can expand my tools.

I'm guessing your on Windows, since most versions of *nix have 'pdftohtml', but a tool that I use and install on Windows may help you. It's call 'PDFCreator' and I've used it for years. Available at: http://sourceforge.net/projects/pdfcreator/

Quote from the site: "PDFCreator easily creates PDFs from any Windows program. Use it like a printer in Word, Excel or any other Windows application. A PDF takes less storage space, and is easier to send with email. Make PDF creator part of your the software suite you have installed on your computer for easy PDF creation."

I have to agree with the quote. It makes it easy to print a pdf version of your document, and then send it as an attachment to email.

"Well done is better than well said." - Benjamin Franklin

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1001210]
help
Chatterbox?
[erix]: oh, 41M views -- everyone has seen it already then :)
[erix]: Alvin Lee dead too -- we're stuck with Karl, I'm afraid :)
[erix]: ok, one to remember Alvin Lee (Ten Years After - Help Me)
stevieb has a significant craving to hear "My guitar gently weeps"...
[Corion]: stonecolddevin: I think Jack White is highly regarded, but ...
[Corion]: ... I'm not really knowledgeable about good guitar players
[stonecolddevin]: I've been on a Stevie Ray Vaughan kick lately: https://www. youtube.com/watch? v=wVjdMLAMbM0
[stonecolddevin]: Corion I haven't heard much of his work to be honest.
[erix]: here is a nice cover, stevieb

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others taking refuge in the Monastery: (9)
As of 2017-06-22 21:26 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?
    How many monitors do you use while coding?















    Results (531 votes). Check out past polls.