proposed changes to AwtRenderer

2001-07-16 Thread Ralph LaChance
. In the meantime, however, these changes should make its end-of-life happier. At any rate, these changes improve ~our~ product's life. ;-) 'cheers Andy Langowitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] Ralph LaChance [EMAIL PROTECTED] apologies if we stepped on your tabs -- our environment is set

Re: More table fixes - rendering rectangles

2001-07-20 Thread Ralph LaChance
the actual size of the rectangle we are filling. We submitted a patch last week to correct errors in border rendering in AWTRenderer. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: tables with margins and borders

2001-08-06 Thread Ralph LaChance
Koen, Please indicate which version of FOP you are using and which renderer (-awt, -pdf, -print etc) displays this behavior. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance At 11:24 AM 8/6/01 +0100, you wrote: I'm having some issues with the rendering of table borders. When I ask to render

Re: tables with margins and borders

2001-08-07 Thread Ralph LaChance
table in a single level fo:block -- perhaps that would improve the border placement. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance At 08:19 AM 8/7/01 +0200, you wrote: Hello, I tried it with the snapshot of the night before yesterday (due to the firewall I cannot get into CVS directly

AWTRenderer patch

2001-08-07 Thread Ralph LaChance
renderers..] The attached sample fo was submitted to this list earlier by [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance -- patch /** * draw a filled rectangle in the current color. * Force 1 pixel wide area if the size

Re: tables with margins and borders

2001-08-07 Thread Ralph LaChance
indent and which only has borders on the right side. As Arved has just suggested focusing on tables, this problem will be a good place to start and I'll try to put it on the high priority list. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: QUERY: Why doesn't PrintRenderer use the addLine routines for borders.

2001-08-16 Thread Ralph LaChance
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Re: How to monitor fop-dev without overloading my mailbox?

2001-08-16 Thread Ralph LaChance
, markers etc. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Borders not lining up

2001-08-21 Thread Ralph LaChance
stupid or this a feature that I have to work around ? Thanks, Steve McCardle - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: [Bug 3208] New: Blocks aligned incorrectly in PDF

2001-08-21 Thread Ralph LaChance
(different from Steve's, reported earlier here, showing 6-7% shrinkage) are on an HP DeskJet 1175 cse. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL

RE: Borders not lining up

2001-08-23 Thread Ralph LaChance
: I just thought that I would mention that I had problems with Acrobat not printing PDFs in the size that I expected, until I discovered (and turned off) the fit to page option. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

RE: Borders not lining up

2001-08-23 Thread Ralph LaChance
: I just thought that I would mention that I had problems with Acrobat not printing PDFs in the size that I expected, until I discovered (and turned off) the fit to page option. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: [PATCH] Enhanced FOP Ant Task

2001-09-19 Thread Ralph LaChance
Internet http://www.outline.ch - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: Advice please

2001-12-05 Thread Ralph LaChance
fop's pdf output exactly match the printouts created directly by fop. I Hope this helps. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: launch Acrobat Reader invisible

2001-12-13 Thread Ralph LaChance
At 10:46 AM 12/13/01 +0100, you wrote: this document is C:\Programfiler\Adobe\Acrobat 5.0\Acrobat\Acrobat.exe /p /h %1. Hmmm, my installation is set up to use DDE to pass a filename to acrobat. The DDE command is FilePrintSilentEx(%1) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

quo vadis - RE - launch Acrobat Reader invisible

2001-12-13 Thread Ralph LaChance
? Even lets you do the print dialog thing... ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [ANNOUNCEMENT] FOP 0.20.3 Release Candidate available

2002-01-24 Thread Ralph LaChance
Arved et al, Any interest in including the printing servlet example I submitted last week: ...\examples\FopPrintServlet It doesn't appear to be in the current rc. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: Server and Batch Reports with FOP

2002-01-29 Thread Ralph LaChance
. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance /* * $Id: FopServlet.java,v 1.4 2001/09/25 08:32:58 keiron Exp $ * Copyright (C) 2002 The Apache Software Foundation. All rights reserved. * For details on use and redistribution please refer to the * LICENSE file included with these sources

RE: Why do you use FOP instead of ...

2002-02-01 Thread Ralph LaChance
with pdf, but for some of us, the point of using FO is not to create pdf output but to format and send xml data directly to a printer. ;-) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Seeking Comments on Status of Project

2002-02-06 Thread Ralph LaChance
-- even to the extent of hooking it up to the jdk1.4 PrintService when fop takes the 1.4 plunge. However, we'd best have someone else to provide the backend support for those functions common to all renderers for traversing the data model etc. ' cheers -Ralph LaChance

Re: FOP Interfaces

2002-02-27 Thread Ralph LaChance
or app) to specifying the printer. And then there is the recurring question of whether -awt generates a panel or a frame and whether it returns a swing object or not. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: FOP Print Option

2002-03-08 Thread Ralph LaChance
, but I think you might have trouble trying to run fop in 1.4 yet. If someone wishes to refine this answer, please jump in; Alex -- another topic for the faq? ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail

RE: FOP Print Option

2002-03-11 Thread Ralph LaChance
doesn't do color (at least it didn't) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [PROPOSAL] FOP+iText = FOP-NG -next generation- (was: merging two libraries)

2002-03-13 Thread Ralph LaChance
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pdf bean

2002-03-25 Thread Ralph LaChance
case is not an option, so although we use fop in production, it won't serve here.) Thanks for any suggestions 'best -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands

wrong lists - 2cents

2002-04-18 Thread Ralph LaChance
the web page is pretty explicit about which list is which - to which I might say and your point is ? 'best -Ralph LaChance Oh my, I hope this doesn't launch a firestorm ;-) - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL

RE: Font Metrics AWT

2002-05-16 Thread Ralph LaChance
- To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance AWTRenderer.renderWordArea.zip Description: Zip archive

RE: Font Metrics AWT

2002-05-19 Thread Ralph LaChance
-Original Message- From: Ralph LaChance [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Sent: Donnerstag, 16. Mai 2002 17:05 To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: Font Metrics AWT I have found the problem and worked out its repair. The modified code is attached below. The problem stems from a bug

Re: Font Metrics AWT

2002-05-20 Thread Ralph LaChance
be applied separately. Thanks! ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Font Metrics AWT

2002-05-21 Thread Ralph LaChance
to it in a day or two; btw: I noticed that in another post Peter is testing expectations for 0.20.4 -- at the very least, when that starts getting real, it will light a fire under me re printing. ;-) Thanks for your help. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

RE: TIFFRenderer

2002-05-22 Thread Ralph LaChance
(renderWordArea) in ...fop.render.awt.AWTRenderer. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: delay for release candidate

2002-06-04 Thread Ralph LaChance
drawing of text by the rasterizer - when the graphics context is that of a printer. If anyone has insight into this area, I'd be glad to take this off-list and try to wrangle out a solution -- but for a week or two, every attempt I've made comes up dry. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: FOP Redesign

2002-06-06 Thread Ralph LaChance
! ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: Fop and JDK1.2

2002-06-10 Thread Ralph LaChance
problem I'm grappling with.. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Fwd: Re: Fop and JDK1.2

2002-06-12 Thread Ralph LaChance
- isn't that what Java uses for the default font families (San serif, Serif, etc) on windows ? It just occurred to me that the answer to this might be a clue to solving the awt-printing problem I'm grappling with.. ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: For once Good news and a thank you

2002-06-13 Thread Ralph LaChance
At 08:42 AM 6/13/02, you wrote: If needed, I can send you a piece of java code that obfuscates the text of XML files by replacing all words with others from a list, so that the confidentiality of your data would be preserved. ooo, I could use that ! ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

Re: fonts

2002-10-08 Thread Ralph LaChance
if, at the time it creates its reference font metrics, it were to know the actual target (ie printer vs screen vs pdf) graphics context. Then I wondered what this had to do with pdf and went to sleep... ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between

Re: handling patches (how about fop 2)

2002-11-02 Thread Ralph LaChance
- To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice

Re: Common code in CVS branches

2002-11-05 Thread Ralph LaChance
finishing with it. -- Oleg Tkachenko eXperanto team Multiconn Technologies, Israel - To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance

RE: Common code in CVS branches

2002-11-07 Thread Ralph LaChance
(and documented.) Presently, I am trying to systematically reproduce it here -- it may take another day or two, since the new JRE versions appear to behave differently (and still wrongly, it appears). -- And, frankly, I'm totally confused by what I'm seeing today. ' Best, -Ralph

patch process

2002-11-15 Thread Ralph LaChance
Hi all, I've worked out (and will submit via bugzilla) both an explanation and a solution to the text measuring layout problems that I reported recently in the awt and awt/print renderers. I believe it makes sense to add the changes to the maintenance branch (in the event that there is ever an

Re: patch process

2002-11-18 Thread Ralph LaChance
At 07:05 AM 11/18/02, you wrote: Oleg Tkachenko wrote: Christian Geisert wrote: http://cvs.apache.org/snapshots/xml-fop/ We should add this to the documentation... http://xml.apache.org/fop/download.html mentions it already. Doh .. well .. Ralph should really RTFM ;-) I did - about 2

Re: Style guide (update)

2002-11-20 Thread Ralph LaChance
At 09:15 AM 11/20/02, you wrote: Please review, change and comment. re TBD section 1. strongy encourage m_ for instance variables, if only to eliminate having to qualify similarly named assignments like this.variable = variable 2. suggest s_ for statics and allow ALL_CAPS

Re: Style guide (update)

2002-11-20 Thread Ralph LaChance
- To unsubscribe, e-mail: [EMAIL PROTECTED] For additional commands, email: [EMAIL PROTECTED] ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Someone wrote

Re: Still on for freeze deadline?

2002-11-27 Thread Ralph LaChance
of America's independence is called Thanksgiving day in the UK ;-) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Someone wrote that, but I don't know who

Re: Opinion poll: Additional utility jars

2002-12-01 Thread Ralph LaChance
, and I'd guess it ~doesn't~ use a at most 2 or 3 dozen class files from the fully-loaded jar (i.e., classes for the PDF and other renderers.) Is it really worth factoring fop into separate jars that differ so little ? ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory

Re: FOP logo

2003-01-13 Thread Ralph LaChance
to change a logo ?|;^) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Jan L.A. van de Snepsheut (1953-1994), late of CalTech

RE: source for hz algorithm

2003-01-31 Thread Ralph LaChance
-level formatting in InDesign. So to summarize: I'm puzzled how they can own a patent on an algorithm stated years ago and summarized in a european student's thesis. But then I don'w know about these things ;-) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference

Re: [svgplan] Status and future?

2003-02-03 Thread Ralph LaChance
releases. I certainly don't recall what the issues were, I'm just warning you it might not be a straightforward as it seems ;-) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Jan L.A

Re: [ANNOUNCEMENT] FOP 0.20.5 Release Candidate 2 available

2003-02-18 Thread Ralph LaChance
for the drivers, I think) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Jan L.A. van de Snepsheut (1953-1994), late of CalTech

Re: logo contest

2003-03-24 Thread Ralph LaChance
congratulations to all the submitters. Who would have expected so many worthy entries! -ralph committed, but not a committer ;-) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Jan L.A. van

RE: [VOTE] logo contest vote, round 1

2003-03-30 Thread Ralph LaChance
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RE: [VOTE] logo contest vote, round 1

2003-03-30 Thread Ralph LaChance
;-) ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Jan L.A. van de Snepsheut (1953-1994), late of CalTech

Re: A FOP Renderer based on Java Printing System and Grapics2D

2003-04-05 Thread Ralph LaChance
; for that matter I don't even see a signature ;-) Have you considered folding your work into FOP ? ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice, but in practice there is. (Jan L.A. van de Snepsheut (1953-1994

Re: Build environment for alt.design

2003-07-04 Thread Ralph LaChance
At 12:20 PM 7/4/2003, you wrote: [Happy Independence Day, fellow Americans!] and I always like to remind fellow Americans that the British call this Thanksgiving Day... ' Best, -Ralph LaChance In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice