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From Gilad Denneboom <gilad.denneb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Rotating a new annotation to match the page's rotation
Date Mon, 07 Mar 2016 08:50:44 GMT
Does that help anyone find a solution for this issue? I think it could be
useful for more operations within PDFBox, relating to rotated pages.

On Tue, Mar 1, 2016 at 2:17 PM, Gilad Denneboom <gilad.denneboom@gmail.com>
wrote:

> OK, here's a file that demonstrates the issue. I'm attaching the original
> as well as the version highlighted using PDFBox and the one I highlighted
> manually in Acrobat, for comparison purposes.
>
> The details of the highlight added in PDFBox are:
> Rect:[104.73436,751.22327,147.8024,757.2535]
>
> Quads:[104.73436,755.2535,147.8024,755.2535,104.73436,749.22327,147.8024,749.22327]
>
> I hope this is sufficient... If not, please let me know.
> ​
>  Landscape page_highlighted in Acrobat.pdf
> <https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_eBFHMNjkhsRWdYZEdFbFBPYVU/view?usp=drive_web>
> ​​
>  Landscape page.pdf
> <https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_eBFHMNjkhsLXd5T1RKUVl4M00/view?usp=drive_web>
> ​​
>  Landscape page_highlighted.pdf
> <https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_eBFHMNjkhsQm1MZ01TTlZSSU0/view?usp=drive_web>
> ​
>
> On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 2:30 PM, Gilad Denneboom <
> gilad.denneboom@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> It's a highlight.
>>
>> Let me give you the background. I'm using a variation on
>> PrintTextLocation to find the locations I want to highlight and then add
>> them. As I wrote, it works very well in pages with zero rotation, but the
>> results are skewed when the pages are rotated.
>> What I mean by skewed is that they appear on the location of the page
>> where the text would have have been had it not been rotated, if that makes
>> sense.
>> I'll try to set up a simple example that demonstrates this issue and
>> share it.
>>
>> On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 1:34 PM, Maruan Sahyoun <sahyoun@fileaffairs.de>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> what type of annotation are you trying to put on the page. I could
>>> create a little sample placing an annotation at the (visual) upper left
>>> corner of a portrait and landscape page.
>>>
>>> BR
>>> Maruan
>>>
>>> > Am 24.02.2016 um 09:34 schrieb Gilad Denneboom <
>>> gilad.denneboom@gmail.com>:
>>> >
>>> > No one has any ideas? ...
>>> >
>>> > On Sun, Feb 21, 2016 at 12:30 AM, Gilad Denneboom <
>>> gilad.denneboom@gmail.com
>>> >> wrote:
>>> >
>>> >> Hi all,
>>> >>
>>> >> Hoping someone can help me with this issue...
>>> >> I have a tool that adds new highlight annotations to a page. It works
>>> very
>>> >> well, except for when the page is rotated. I know I need to apply a
>>> >> transformation to my rect and/or quads to get them to match the
>>> rotated
>>> >> user space, but I just can't get it to work.
>>> >> Is there a utility in PDFBox (I'm using 1.8.11 at the moment) that can
>>> >> help me perform this transformation so I can place my annotations at
>>> the
>>> >> right location on these pages?
>>> >>
>>> >> Thanks a lot in advance for any helpful tips...
>>> >>
>>> >> Gilad
>>> >>
>>>
>>>
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