[reportlab-users] Status update on Java support

Robin Becker reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Mon, 9 Sep 2002 12:03:08 +0100

In article <0D271163-C3D6-11D6-9062-00039345C610@darwin.in-berlin.de>,
Dinu Gherman <gherman@darwin.in-berlin.de> writes
>Robin Becker:
>> ./docs/genAll.py ./docs/userguide/ch1_intro.py also use chdir as well.
>1. Is ./docs/* meant to be imported by anybody *using* the RLTK?
>2. genAll.py isn't called from the test suite under Jython!
>3. ch1_intro.py uses it once in a descriptive paragraph:
>Please note that we are still testing ReportLab toolkit under Jython.
>At the moment, it seems that most of ReportLab toolkit features work
>under Jython. However, things that need OS specific features, like
>os.chdir() will not work, because they're not supported by Java.
..... so the last is OK, but the first is what we use to generate
documents, therefore it's not only the test stuff.
Robin Becker