Frank D. Engel, Jr.
fde101 at fjrhome.net
Mon Mar 7 12:11:40 CST 2005
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You might want to look into the Ghostscript project. If you can
generate the needed PostScript source text, Ghostscript can convert
that to a PDF. PostScript is just another computer language, but one
specifically designed for handling the layout of pages. For example:
72 72 moveto
144 144 lineto
The above PostScript code simply creates a diagonal line in the
lower-left-hand corner of the page.
Not sure if this is within the bounds of your capabilities and what you
are trying to accomplish, but it should work if you can put it all
On Mar 7, 2005, at 12:30 PM, Marty Knapp wrote:
> On 3/7/05 7:09 AM, "Frank D. Engel, Jr." <fde101 at fjrhome.net> wrote:
>> If you are using OS X, put whatever it is on a card and try to print
>> the card, with a dialog box of course... you can click "Save as PDF"
>> from there (or "Preview" and use the Preview program to save it, if
>>>> IS there a way to save as a pdf by chance?
> I was hoping there was a way to do it without user intervention. What
> putting together is an app that will pick up email orders from my Miva
> Merchant store, generate a mailing label, pick up the actual pdf files
> to be
> printed and send that all on to my fulfillment center where they will
> produce and ship the item to the customer. They would like everything
> in pdf
> Currently I've used Sarah's POP library and Shao Sean's libSmtp &
> to build most of it and I have it working great. It's just that the
> label is a jpg that I create using the export snapshot feature. I'm
> to see if the fulfillment people will accept the jpg instead of a pdf.
> I'm using Rev 2.2.1-- I don't know if the latest version has anything
> would help me in this regard.
> Marty Knapp
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Frank D. Engel, Jr. <fde101 at fjrhome.net>
$ ln -s /usr/share/kjvbible /usr/manual
$ true | cat /usr/manual | grep "John 3:16"
John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten
Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have
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