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From Sanyam Goel <Sanyam.G...@amdocs.com>
Subject PrintImageLocations example program issue
Date Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:05:43 GMT
Hi,

I the same program throws error while at line page.getMediaBox().getHeight() for certain pdfs
and also for some images the locations printed are incorrect any clue why is it so 

Thanks,
Sanyam

-----Original Message-----
From: Maruan Sahyoun [mailto:sahyoun@fileaffairs.de] 
Sent: Wednesday, October 29, 2014 1:00 AM
To: users@pdfbox.apache.org
Subject: Re: Force download of FDF file in Internet Explorer

unfortunately there are currently several FDF related issues in PDFBox - maybe you hit one
of these. Do you have to load an FDF or could you just do

PDField field = acroForm.getField("FieldName"); field.setValue("SampleValue");

BR

Maruan


Am 28.10.2014 um 18:56 schrieb Rajeev Menon <rajeevrmenong@gmail.com>:

> I have no clue how to import FDF document into PDF using PDFBox. Here 
> is what I tried, it just opens the pdf form with no data filled in.
> 
>            String targetDirectory=System.getProperty("java.io.tmpdir");
>            File fout = new File(targetDirectory+"/newfile.fdf");
>            FileOutputStream fos = new FileOutputStream(fout);
> 
>            BufferedWriter bw = new BufferedWriter(new 
> OutputStreamWriter(fos));
> 
>            bw.write("%FDF-1.2");
>            bw.write("1 0 obj <<");
>            bw.write("/FDF <<");
>            bw.write("/F(https://servername/abc.pdf)");
> 
>            bw.write("/Fields[");
>            bw.write("<</T(FieldName)/V (Sample Value)>>");
>            bw.write("]");
>            bw.write(">>/Type/Catalog");
>            bw.write(">>");
>            bw.write("endobj");
>            bw.write("trailer");
>            bw.write("<</Root 1 0 R>>");
>            bw.write("%%EOF");
>            bw.close();
> 
>            FDFDocument fdfdoc=new FDFDocument();
>            fdfdoc.load(new File(targetDirectory+"/newfile.fdf"));
> 
> System.out.println("a:"+fdfdoc.getDocument().getCOSObject().toString()
> );
> 
>            pdfDoc = PDDocument.load("https://servername/abcTemp.pdf");
>            PDDocumentCatalog docCatalog = pdfDoc.getDocumentCatalog();
>            PDAcroForm acroForm = docCatalog.getAcroForm();
>            //acroForm.setXFA(null);
>            acroForm.importFDF(fdfdoc);
> 
> 
>            FacesContext facesContext = FacesContext.getCurrentInstance();
>            HttpServletResponse response = JSFUtil.getServletRespone();
>            response.setContentType("application/pdf");
>            response.addHeader("Content-Type",
> "application/force-download");
>            response.addHeader("Content-Disposition", "attachment; 
> filename=\"abc.pdf\"");
>            ServletOutputStream outStream = response.getOutputStream();
>            pdfDoc.save(outStream);
> 
>            facesContext.responseComplete();
> 
> 
> 
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 12:37 PM, Rajeev Menon 
> <rajeevrmenong@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> *How do I create the FDFDocument to import into the acroForm?*
>> 
>>        PDAcroForm acroForm = docCatalog.getAcroForm();
>>        acroForm.setXFA(null);
>>        acroForm.importFDF(FDFDocument arg0);
>> 
>> *The following is how I send the FDF content to browser currently.*
>> 
>> 
>> output.println("%FDF-1.2");
>>            output.println("1 0 obj <<");
>>            output.println("/FDF <<");
>>            output.println("/F(https://servername/sample.pdf)");
>> 
>>            output.println("/Fields[");
>>            output.println("<</T(
>> FieldName1)/V (Hello World)>>");
>>            output.println("]");
>>            output.println(">>/Type/Catalog");
>>            output.println(">>");
>>            output.println("endobj");
>>            output.println("trailer");
>>            output.println("<</Root 1 0 R>>");
>>            output.println("%%EOF");
>> 
>>            output.flush();
>>            output.close();
>> 
>> 
>> On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Maruan Sahyoun 
>> <sahyoun@fileaffairs.de>
>> wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi Rajeev
>>> 
>>> you should set the mime type to application/vnd.fdf.
>>> 
>>> If you set the the NeedAppearances flag in AcroForm using PDFBox 
>>> then Reader will generate the appearances for you when the document is opened.
>>> Might be an alternative to using FDF.
>>> 
>>> BR
>>> 
>>> Maruan
>>> 
>>> Am 28.10.2014 um 15:33 schrieb Rajeev Menon <rajeevrmenong@gmail.com>:
>>> 
>>>> Hi,
>>>> 
>>>> I am populating a PDF file by creating a FDF file and sending it to 
>>>> the browser. The FDF file has the url of the PDF that it should 
>>>> open to fill the data. The file opens fine inside the browser 
>>>> (inline), but when I
>>> want
>>>> to force it to open with acrobat reader, it just shows a white page 
>>>> in
>>> the
>>>> reader. Here is the relevant code.
>>>> 
>>>> response.setContentType("application/pdf");
>>>> response.setHeader("Content-disposition","attachment;
>>>> filename=\"somefile.fdf\"");
>>>> 
>>>>           output.println("%FDF-1.2");
>>>>           output.println("1 0 obj <<");
>>>>           output.println("/FDF <<");
>>>>           output.println("/F(https://servername/sample.pdf)");
>>>> 
>>>>           output.println("/Fields[");
>>>>           output.println("<</T(FieldName1)/V (Hello World)>>");
>>>>           output.println("]");
>>>>           output.println(">>/Type/Catalog");
>>>>           output.println(">>");
>>>>           output.println("endobj");
>>>>           output.println("trailer");
>>>>           output.println("<</Root 1 0 R>>");
>>>>           output.println("%%EOF");
>>>> 
>>>>           output.flush();
>>>>           output.close();
>>>> 
>>>> Please let me know if I am missing something here. I implemented 
>>>> the PDF form filling using both the PDFBox and the FDF approaches, 
>>>> but I am experiencing some issues with the PDFBox.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Rajeev.
>>> 
>>> 
>> 


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