[ 
https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX-3809?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:all-tabpanel
 ]

Maruan Sahyoun resolved PDFBOX-3809.
------------------------------------
    Resolution: Fixed

closing as the issue related to flattening the totals in [^sf270.pdf] are 
related to calculated fields as mentioned by [~rickbake] on the users mailing 
list.

> PDAcroForm.flatten(PDField list, refreshAppearances boolean) flattens all 
> form fields instead of specified ones.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: PDFBOX-3809
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX-3809
>             Project: PDFBox
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: AcroForm
>    Affects Versions: 2.0.5, 2.0.6, 2.0.7
>            Reporter: Cristin Donaher
>            Assignee: Maruan Sahyoun
>            Priority: Minor
>             Fix For: 2.0.10, 3.0.0 PDFBox
>
>         Attachments: Example of fields that need to enter and the calculated 
> field from those values.docx, sf270.pdf
>
>
> Thanks for the excellent PDF library.   For my use case I need to flatten a 
> subset of the AcroForm fields.  I was attempting to use the 
> PDAcroForm.flatten call, passing in my field list.  However, after the method 
> is called, all the fields are gone.  
> The method itself appears to remove all PDFAnnotationWidgets from each page 
> and at the end clears the acroform's field set.
> Is the javadoc description (This will flatten the specified form fields.) 
> just misleading?   Could a flatten call for a subset of fields be added?
> Thanks



--
This message was sent by Atlassian JIRA
(v7.6.3#76005)

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscr...@pdfbox.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-h...@pdfbox.apache.org

Reply via email to