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Old 25th February 2004, 05:05
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Baan: BaaN IVc4 - DB: Oracle 8.x, mySQL - OS: Sun Solaris 2.6, RH 7.2
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We have developed baan to pdf functionality using Java iText Class, Java class is executed through shell script which is called by 4GL baan script.

More information at
http://www.lowagie.com/iText/

Following things are done presently :

Any baan report is converted into PDF, page size/Font is chosen automatically based on report size.

PDF is encrypted and only Print choice is enabled.

Company Logo and Custom footer with Date/Time Stamp and User details added.

Things not done :

Font effects of report not carried over since basically its a text to PDF converter. (How to get formatting details ? (report XML could help ???)
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