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Re: Colspan in PDF Help!

by snoopy (Deacon)
on Nov 27, 2012 at 04:28 UTC ( #1005789=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Colspan in PDF Help!

>> I am also trying to make the totals "line" to stretch (colspan) over the table to create a line to divide the sections on this table

Here's a patch that shows one way of making a solid Total line. It's a bit of cop-out because, rather than attempting to span columns, it's highlighting all cells on rows that contain "Total:".

@@ -47,6 +47,7 @@ foreach my $row ( @{$some_data} ) { my $k = 0; +my $is_total_line = grep {$_ eq 'Total:'} @$row; foreach my $cell ( @{$row} ) { @@ -67,7 +68,7 @@ font_color => '#4D4D4D', # justify => "left", }; - }elsif ( ($cell eq 'Total:') ){ + }elsif ( $is_total_line ){ $cell_props->[$j]->[$k] = { background_color => '#FFCA00', #


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Re^2: Colspan in PDF Help!
by Anonymous Monk on Nov 27, 2012 at 16:03 UTC
    That's one more good trick I learned, but the issue is if you have table border set to 1 the trick doesn't work because the borders cut the long colored row in cell piece. But thanks for trying!

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