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From Gregor Kovač <kov...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: PDF Printing: multiple copies
Date Mon, 11 May 2015 07:33:02 GMT
Hi!

I haven't been able to make this work, so I decided to use SumatraPDF
reader to print from command-line on Windows OS. They support setting
multiple copies.

Best regards,
    Kovi

2015-05-09 2:00 GMT+02:00 Gregor Kovač <kovica@gmail.com>:

> Hi!
>
> John, maybe it was, but I still get only one page printed out.
> I'm using this code:
> private static void printWithPDFBox2(File pdfFile, int copies) {
>         PDDocument document = null;
>
>         try {
>             document = PDDocument.load(pdfFile);
>
>             PrinterJob printJob = PrinterJob.getPrinterJob();
>             printJob.setJobName(pdfFile.getName());
>
> printJob.setPrintService(PrintServiceLookup.lookupDefaultPrintService());
>
>             printJob.setCopies(copies);
>             HashPrintRequestAttributeSet printRequestAttributeSet = new
> HashPrintRequestAttributeSet();
>             printRequestAttributeSet.add(new Copies(copies));
>             printRequestAttributeSet.add(SheetCollate.COLLATED);
>             PDFPrinter printer = new PDFPrinter(document,
> Scaling.ACTUAL_SIZE, Orientation.AUTO);
>             printer.print(printJob, printRequestAttributeSet);
>         } catch (Exception e) {
>             e.printStackTrace();
>         } finally {
>             if (document != null) {
>                 try {
>                     document.close();
>                 } catch (Exception e) {
>                     e.printStackTrace();
>                 }
>             }
>         }
>     }
>
> When the print dialog is displayed I see field "Number of copies:" set to
> 5 and "Collate" is checked, but, again, only one page is printed out.
>
> I've tried with Java products for working with PDF that cost thousands od
> $ and also only get one page out. It is something with my printer or
> something in Java.
> I'm working on Linux, so I'm using cups-pdf package that provides a PDF
> printer. So, I'm printing PDF files via Java and I get out a PDF file. :)
> If I use the code above, I get a PDF file with one page, but if I do: "lpr
> -#5 -o Collate=True example.pdf" I get a PDF with 5 pages, becuase
> example.pdf has only one page.
>
> Any ideas why I'm getting one page PDF in Java?
>
> Best regards,
>     Kovi
>
> 2015-05-08 23:40 GMT+02:00 John Hewson <john@jahewson.com>:
>
>> This has been fixed in 2.0:
>>
>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX-2094 <
>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX-2094>
>>
>> — John
>>
>> > On 7 May 2015, at 16:04, Gregor Kovač <kovica@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >
>> > Hi!
>> >
>> > I'm using PDFBox 1.8.9 and using this method to print a PDF file:
>> >
>> > private static void printWithPDFBox(File pdfFile, int copies) {
>> >    PDDocument document = null;
>> >
>> >    try {
>> >        document = PDDocument.load(pdfFile);
>> >
>> >        PrintService printService =
>> > PrintServiceLookup.lookupDefaultPrintService();
>> >        PrinterJob printJob = PrinterJob.getPrinterJob();
>> >        printJob.setJobName(pdfFile.getName());
>> >        printJob.setPrintService(printService);
>> >        printJob.setCopies(copies);
>> >
>> >        HashPrintRequestAttributeSet printRequestAttributeSet = new
>> > HashPrintRequestAttributeSet();
>> >        printRequestAttributeSet.add(new Copies(copies));
>> >        printRequestAttributeSet.add(SheetCollate.COLLATED);
>> >        printJob.setPageable(new PDPageable(document, printJob));
>> >        printJob.print(printRequestAttributeSet);
>> >    } catch (Exception e) {
>> >        e.printStackTrace();
>> >    } finally {
>> >        if (document != null) {
>> >            try {
>> >                document.close();
>> >            } catch (IOException e) {
>> >                e.printStackTrace();
>> >            }
>> >        }
>> >    }
>> > }
>> >
>> >
>> > I have a test file with one page and when I call this method with copies
>> > greater than 1 I only get one page printed out.
>> >
>> > Am I doing something wrong?
>> >
>> > Best regards,
>> >    Kovi
>> >
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