Thanks Erick. That is as anticipated. Scouring my other resources didn't indicate the existence of a PDF writer. I thought I'd try the group be embarking on a custom solution.
Matt On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 11:58 AM, Erick Erickson <erickerick...@gmail.com> wrote: > There's no PDF writer that I know of, and I doubt there's much > enthusiasm for creating one as part of Solr. ResponseWriters are > pluggable so this would certainly be possible. > > At root, in a response writer you just have a map of key/value pairs > (it's a little more complicated than that, but not much) that you can > do whatever you want with, either on Solr or on a SolrJ client. > > Not much help I know... > > Best, > Erick > > On Mon, Oct 17, 2016 at 10:01 AM, Matthew Roth <matthew.g.r...@yale.edu> > wrote: > > Hi Group, > > > > Is there a documented or preferred path to have a PDF response writer? I > am > > using solr 5.3.x for an internal project. I have an XSL-FO transformation > > that I am able to return via the XSLT response writer. Is there a > > documented way to produce a PDF via solr? Alternatively, I was thinking > of > > passing the response through an eXist-db instance  we have running. > > However, a pdf response writer would be ideal. > > > > Best, > > Matt > > > >  http://exist-db.org/ >