[reportlab-users] Patch to allow use without file

David Fraser reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Wed, 18 Jun 2003 08:37:29 +0200

David Fraser wrote:

> Hi
> Thanks for the great toolkit, have found it very useful.
> We are serving PDF documents over the web.
> Rather than using the routine of creating a StringIO object that looks
> like a file and passing that to the server, I did a simple patch to the
> code that allows use to call getpdfdata to retrieve the data directly.
> I have attached a patch to version 1.17, but have the CVS version and so
> could make a patch for that if others are interested.
> Please let me know what you think of this
> David
> PS resending for the third time, apologies if all of these get through!

Any comments, anyone?