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From Blake McBride <blake1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: How to reset text on a new page?
Date Thu, 10 Mar 2016 20:51:00 GMT
Thanks.  I actually got it working.  I have even switched between text mode
and line drawing mode.  I'm now working on being able to switch back to
text mode.

Thanks for the help!

Blake


On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 11:10 AM, Tilman Hausherr <THausherr@t-online.de>
wrote:

> Am 10.03.2016 um 15:50 schrieb Blake McBride:
>
>> Thanks, but getting a little confused here.  Let me ask this:
>>
>> Each page in a document has its own PDPageContentStream _and_ PDPage.
>> This
>> means that there is a one-to-one relationship between
>> PDPageContentStream's
>> and PDPage objects.  Is that (always) true?
>>
>
> No. It is possible to have the same content stream for several pages. It
> is even possible to have the same page object several times. This is
> possible, but would not be very useful, obviously. And that may be what
> happened to you.
>
> And it is also possible to have an array of content streams for one page,
> but that is a different story.
>
> If still you don't know what went wrong, please post your code (rather,
> the shortest possible code that reproduces the problem).
>
> Tilman
>
>
>
>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Blake
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 12:28 AM, Tilman Hausherr <THausherr@t-online.de>
>> wrote:
>>
>> You must create a new content stream object for each page. And of course
>>> also a new PDPage object too.
>>>
>>> Tilman
>>>
>>>
>>> Am 09.03.2016 um 04:31 schrieb Blake McBride:
>>>
>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I get that one starts text with contentStream.beginText() and ends text
>>>> with contentStream.endText().  And I get that one gets a new page with
>>>> doc
>>>> .addPage(page).  But when I use all this to print two pages, I end up
>>>> with
>>>> two pages each with the same text (the merge of the contents of the two
>>>> pages).  How can I clear the page contents for a new page?  (I didn't
>>>> see
>>>> an example that printed two pages in the examples.)
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!
>>>>
>>>> Blake McBride
>>>>
>>>>
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