[reportlab-users] windows 1250 coding

Jarek Zgoda reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Wed, 21 May 2003 19:51:22 +0200

Dnia Wed, May 21, 2003 at 11:33:05AM +0200, Przemyslaw Gawronski pisze:

>I'm tring to convince my coleeges at work to use
>this tool as report generating utility. At present I have only one problem,
>changing the coding to 'windows 1250' (eastern europe) so I can get our local
>characters in the generated pdf.

First you need to register TrueType font, then you can use it in your
document. Just remember to feed ReportLab with unicode strings and
everything will work perfectly.

Jarek Zgoda
Registered Linux User #-1