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From Chris Bowditch <bowditch_ch...@hotmail.com>
Subject PDF Controls was (Re: Floating an image (block right and wrap text)?)
Date Fri, 15 Nov 2013 10:09:24 GMT
Hi Jennilee,

Unfortunately the XSL-FO specification does not provide for injecting 
PDF specific items such as AcroForms or XFA into the generated PDF. 
Apache FOP doesn't have an extension for it either.

Thanks,

Chris

On 05/11/2013 04:24, Adams, Jennilee JC wrote:
>
> Good day,
>
> Do you perhaps know how to add an *Editable text box* , *Radio button* 
> and *Check Boxes* to a XSL Stylesheet that when the form is generated 
> / rendered via Apache FOP into a PDF format – it allows the user to 
> enter text or check the radio button / checkbox before printing the form.
>
> We have been looking for a solution all over and you are my last hope. 
> An easy solution would do or if you could post the code of how to add 
> in the Editable Text box, Radio button and Check boxes to the XSL 
> Stylesheet. In some instances the text box should also allow for 
> multiple lines to be captured.
>
> I would really appreciate your feedback and assistance.
>
> Kind Regards,
>
> Jennilee
>
> *From:*Rob Sargent [mailto:rsargent@xmission.com]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, November 05, 2013 12:16 AM
> *To:* fop-users@xmlgraphics.apache.org
> *Subject:* Re: Floating an image (block right and wrap text)?
>
> Sorry did mean to send it off-list, honest :)
>
> On 11/04/2013 03:14 PM, Rob Sargent wrote:
>
>     Taking this off the list.
>
>     I just think the text generation is a separate problem form
>     getting pictures into the product. Once can make all sorts of
>     constraints on where the text goes without including any images.
>
>     rjs
>
>
>     Generally the regions for each are carved out of the whole and
>
>     On 11/04/2013 03:06 PM, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
>
>         On Mon, Nov 4, 2013 at 4:59 PM, Rob Sargent<rsargent@xmission.com>  <mailto:rsargent@xmission.com>
 wrote:
>
>             I've always assumed typesetting was about type, not pictures.
>
>         When's the last time you saw a newspaper, magazine, or catalog without
>
>         a picture?
>
>           
>
>         Jeff
>
>           
>
>                 Its hard to believe placing an image is considered extended
>
>                 functionality. That's part of core word processing functionality (I
>
>                 can't comment on typesetting because I'm not a typesetter, but I
>
>                 suspect its core for them, too).
>
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