[reportlab-users] czech characters

Andy Robinson reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Mon, 1 Dec 2003 10:58:32 -0000


> Like the following code?
>
> a = ""
> u = unicode(a,'cp1250')
> canvas,setfont( "Helvetica", 12 )
> canvas.writestring( X, Y, u )
>
> Is this supposed to work in current ReportLab ?

I thought someone just sent a patch to allow this, but I tried
just now and it does not.  Also, I see that a diagnostic utility
we have (reportlab/lib/codecharts) is broken.  I will look
at this and get back to you.



- Andy.