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From Gilad Denneboom <gilad.denneb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Unable to Set a String containing New Line Character into PDFBox PDTextField Object
Date Thu, 11 Aug 2016 19:14:12 GMT
So your original code had "\r\n" as the line-break?

On Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 6:22 PM, Yoav Tsoref <yoav.ts@intango.com> wrote:

> 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
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
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> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> --
> >>>>
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> >>>>
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