pdfbox-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Yoav Tsoref <yoav...@intango.com>
Subject Re: Unable to Set a String containing New Line Character into PDFBox PDTextField Object
Date Thu, 11 Aug 2016 16:22:24 GMT
Thank you very much!!!
I did a quick test of removing only the \r and it is working for me good.

Thank you.
Yoav

> On 11 Aug 2016, at 19:10, Maruan Sahyoun <sahyoun@fileaffairs.de> wrote:
> 
> OK - was able to reproduce the issue. If you use \r for line breaking it will not work.
Same for combination with \r\n. You need to use \n alone.
> 
> I've created https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX-3461 to improve that in a future
release.
> 
> Currently you need to make sure that control characters other than \n are stripped out
prior to setting the field value.
> 
> BR
> 
> Maruan
> 
> 
> 
>> Am 11.08.2016 um 17:36 schrieb Yoav Tsoref <yoav.ts@intango.com>:
>> 
>> The field is set as multiline. The font is declared in the PDF - Helvetica. I'm not
changing the font programmatically...
>> 
>>> On 11 Aug 2016, at 17:43, Gilad Denneboom <gilad.denneboom@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Is the field set as multiline? Also, what font are you using for the text
>>> in that field?
>>> 
>>>> On Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 3:46 PM, Yoav Tsoref <yoav.ts@intango.com>
wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hi,
>>>> I placed the PDF template at:
>>>> https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B__NK1_B6ccjVXgxekNLLUxKMzMyS0c5LTBEO
>>>> VVVYUJhVk04/view?usp=sharing
>>>> <https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B__NK1_B6ccjVXgxekNLLUxKMzMyS0c5LTBEO
>>>> VVVYUJhVk04/view?usp=sharing>
>>>> (in this shared folder
>>>> <https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B__NK1_B6ccjUXRSZVdpSEkyYzg&usp=
>>>> sharing>
>>>> )
>>>> 
>>>> You are right regarding the \n of course, this is my mistake. But I am not
>>>> generating the \n character in the String, it is generated correctly ("\n")
>>>> because it is generated from the keyboard (from the user input).
>>>> I tried with \n and \r. "\r" throws an exception that the  ('controlLF')
is
>>>> missing.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Yoav
>>>> 
>>>> On Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 4:34 PM, Gilad Denneboom <
>>>> gilad.denneboom@gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> The new-line character is "\n", not "/n"... And maybe it will work with
>>>>> "\r", instead.
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 3:14 PM, Maruan Sahyoun <sahyoun@fileaffairs.de>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Am 11.08.2016 um 14:56 schrieb Yoav Tsoref <yoav.ts@intango.com>:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> I am using PDFBox version 2.0.1 to dynamically update the fields
of
>>>> an
>>>>>>> existing PDF document. When I'm trying to fill one of the fields
>>>> with a
>>>>>>> String that contains New Line character the following exception
is
>>>>>> thrown:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: U+000D ('controlCR') is not
>>>>>> available
>>>>>>> in this font's encoding: StandardEncoding with differences
>>>>>>> at org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.font.PDType1Font.encode(
>>>>>> PDType1Font.java:345)
>>>>>>> at org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.font.PDFont.encode(PDFont.java:286)
>>>>>>> at org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.font.PDFont.getStringWidth(
>>>>> PDFont.java:315)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.PlainText$
>>>>>> Paragraph.getLines(PlainText.java:169)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.
>>>> PlainTextFormatter.format(
>>>>>> PlainTextFormatter.java:182)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.
>>>> AppearanceGeneratorHelper.
>>>>>> insertGeneratedAppearance(AppearanceGeneratorHelper.java:373)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.
>>>> AppearanceGeneratorHelper.
>>>>>> setAppearanceContent(AppearanceGeneratorHelper.java:237)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.
>>>> AppearanceGeneratorHelper.
>>>>>> setAppearanceValue(AppearanceGeneratorHelper.java:144)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.PDTextField.
>>>>>> constructAppearances(PDTextField.java:263)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.
>>>>> PDTerminalField.applyChange(
>>>>>> PDTerminalField.java:225)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.interactive.form.PDTextField.
>>>>>> setValue(PDTextField.java:218)
>>>>>>> at
>>>>>>> com.myadwise.db.dao.FinancialTransactionMgr.createInvoice(
>>>>>> FinancialTransactionMgr.java:525)
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> The API call that I'm using to insert the string into the field
is:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> PDDocument pdfDocument = PDDocument.load(<PATH_TO_
>>>> TEMPLATE_PDF_FILE);
>>>>>> //PDF
>>>>>>> file was created as a template using Adobe DC
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> PDAcroForm acroForm = pdfDocument.getDocumentCatalog().
>>>> getAcroForm();
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> acroForm.getField("invoice.to.address").setValue(billingAddress)
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> could you upload a sample form to a public location?
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> BR
>>>>>> Maruan
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> The last line is the one that throws the exception if the
>>>>> billingAddress
>>>>>>> String contains a '/n' or a New Line (or Carriage Return) character.
>>>>>>> I have searched for similar issues but couldn't find many references.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Any help would be appreciated!
>>>>>>> Thanks,
>>>>>>> Yoav
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@pdfbox.apache.org
>>>>>> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@pdfbox.apache.org
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> --
>>>> 
>>>> <http://intango.com/>
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> *Yoav Tsoref**R&D Projects Manager*
>>>> T: +972.3.533.0760 | M: +972.54.227.7208
>>>> E: yoav.ts@intango.com | Skype: yoav.ts
>>>> www.intango.com
>>>> <https://www.facebook.com/Intango-855010531283314>
>>>> <https://www.linkedin.com/company/intango>
>>>> <https://twitter.com/IntangoMedia>
>>>> <https://plus.google.com/u/0/114134833470766396949/about>
> 
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@pdfbox.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@pdfbox.apache.org
> 

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, 7-Bit, 0 bytes)
View raw message