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From Johannes Schaefer <>
Subject Re: PDF not working correctly in deployed WAR file on Tomcat
Date Wed, 06 Feb 2008 12:55:48 GMT

You'll probably need to include the jimi.jar (or JAI) somehow in the
WAR (or tomcat) -- does anyone know how and where?


SteveOdlind schrieb:
> Images are displayed fine in PDFs served by Jetty. 
> I am placing the images in src/documentation/resources/images.
> I am trying to include SVGs and PNGs. Both these file types work fine in
> PDFs served by Jetty when in the above location.
> Mark Miller-8 wrote:
>> Steve,
>> When you do 'forrest run' and have your site served by jetty - do you see
>> images in your PDFs then?
>> Where are you placing your images in the src file structure? What type of
>> file image are you trying to include? Just wondering if you have a more
>> general issue than what you describe.
>> Mark
>> On 2/5/08, Steve Odlind <> wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>> I am hoping you can help me with a Forrest/Tomcat problem.
>>> I am running Forrest 0.8, and am trying to deploy a WAR file on Tomcat.
>>> The problem is that PDFs get stripped of their images, and only text is
>>> displayed.
>>> I can't get PDFs to display at all by deploying the Webapp on Tomcat. I
>>> have read, and followed the
>>> advice, but cannot get PDFs to be displayed at all.
>>> So, is there an update to this already-known-problem? I am half of the
>>> way
>>> there with WAR files, I just need to get the images displayed as well.
>>> Many thanks,
>>> Steve Odlind

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