[reportlab-users] Re: Using report lab for generating

Robin Becker reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Mon, 16 Sep 2002 09:04:49 +0100

>Flowable.wrap(availWidth, availHeight)
>This will be called by the enclosing frame before
>objects are asked their size, drawn or whatever. It
>returns the size actually used.
>I don't understand that paragraph. Is it stating that
>you can pass a maximum available width and height and
>the actual width and height used for rendering will be
this is part of the API for flowables. The wrap method is used by the
framework to get the required dimensions. It can be tricky since
paragraphs don't really have a predefined width or height. 
Robin Becker