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From Thorsten Scherler <>
Subject Re: PDF plugin update
Date Fri, 05 Sep 2008 17:35:42 GMT
On Fri, 2008-09-05 at 16:09 +0300, Sjur Moshagen wrote:
> Hello all,
> The dispatcher work on the pdf plugin update is almost completed,  
> almost all templates have now been updated to use the new font family  
> properties.

Awesome I will try to find time this weekend and check it out.

> There are still two issues:
> $rootFontFamily - I have found no counterpart to this in the  
> dispatcher. The variable is used on the fo:root element, and sets the  
> default font family for the whole pdf document
> $versionFontFamily - the version info found in the skins are not  
> available in dispatcher as far as I could see. Perhaps this needs a  
> new template/contract?

I need to review their usage in skins and will then see how we can add
them to the dispatcher.

> Otherwise, pdf generation in dispatcher is working fine again, and now  
> with full user control over the font families used :D
> Best regards,
> Sjur

Thanks very much Sjur for this nice work. Making fo configurable is a
really cool feature. :)

Thorsten Scherler                       
Open Source Java                      consulting, training and solutions

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