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From Andres Martinez Quijano <tulsi...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: field comb
Date Fri, 30 May 2014 20:30:24 GMT
This is the PDF, in case you need it for testing:
http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/n-400.pdf


On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 11:24 AM, Andres Martinez Quijano <
tulsidas@gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm guessing the mailing list breaks up format, here they are:
>
> pdfbox output: http://i.imgur.com/yjjhE51.png
> desired output (as edited with evince or similar):
> http://i.imgur.com/s5BnXK6.png
>
>
> On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 11:19 AM, Gilad Denneboom <
> gilad.denneboom@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Still doesn't work... Maybe upload them to imgur.com and post the links
>> instead.
>>
>>
>> On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 4:17 PM, Andres Martinez Quijano <
>> tulsidas@gmail.com
>> > wrote:
>>
>> > Exactly, that's the issue
>> >
>> > Sorry, I'm attaching the images again (instead of embedding)
>> >
>> >
>> > On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 11:11 AM, Gilad Denneboom <
>> > gilad.denneboom@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> >> Did you try to attach images or files to your email?
>> >>
>> >> So you have a comb field that you're setting via PDFBox, and it doesn't
>> >> show up as combed when you open it? Is that the issue?
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 3:43 PM, Andres Martinez Quijano <
>> >> tulsidas@gmail.com
>> >> > wrote:
>> >>
>> >> > It's already set by the pdf file
>> >> >
>> >> > PDTextbox an1 = ...
>> >> > System.out.println(an1.shouldComb()); // outputs true
>> >> > System.out.println(an1.getMaxLen()); // outputs 9
>> >> >
>> >> > And it renders the pdf like this:
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > If I edit the field with evince (https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Evince)
>> it
>> >> > renders it like this (the desired effect)
>> >> >
>> >> > ‚Äč
>> >> > Any clues?
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 10:35 AM, Gilad Denneboom <
>> >> > gilad.denneboom@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> >
>> >> >> Did you also set the max length property?
>> >> >>
>> >> >>
>> >> >> On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 2:05 PM, Andres Martinez Quijano <
>> >> >> tulsidas@gmail.com
>> >> >> > wrote:
>> >> >>
>> >> >> > Hi
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > I have a PDF (which was created with Adobe LiveCycle Designer
ES
>> 9.0)
>> >> >> and I
>> >> >> > use pdfbox to fill it's forms.
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > I have some particular fields which have combing enabled (i.e.
>> >> >> > field.shouldComb() == true), but when rendering the PDF with
the
>> >> value,
>> >> >> it
>> >> >> > doesn't comb like it should. I saw that the shouldComb() method
>> isn't
>> >> >> being
>> >> >> > called anywhere.
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > Am I missing something to be able to render the PDF with combing
>> for
>> >> >> those
>> >> >> > fields or it isn't implemented yet? In the latter case, any
>> >> pointings on
>> >> >> > how to implement it myself?
>> >> >> >
>> >> >> > Thanks
>> >> >> >
>> >> >>
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>>
>
>

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