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Re: Review request for PDF::API2 Tutorial

by ctilmes (Priest)
on Aug 17, 2004 at 11:34 UTC ( #383620=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Review request for PDF::API2 Tutorial

I would take your text_block() subroutine, and either submit it to the PDF::API2 author for inclusion in that module, or submit it to CPAN as "PDF::API2::TextBlock" or some such.

That would give it wider exposure, put it under real version control, provide a central place for storing/updating it, etc. (all the advantages of CPAN.)

It would also simplify your tutorial, since you can concentrate on the use of the subroutine rather than its internals.

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Re^2: Review request for PDF::API2 Tutorial
by BigLug (Chaplain) on Aug 17, 2004 at 22:25 UTC
    The tutorial won't actually cover the text_block subroutine, just like it doesn't cover the bit between lines 10 and 30 :)

    I might put it on CPAN though, not a bad idea.

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