[reportlab-users] Problem with Tables flowing
18 Sep 2003 10:45:07 +0100
Ok, I worked around the problem by just creating multiple tables with no
more than 30 rows in it.
On Thu, 2003-09-18 at 10:30, pieter claassen wrote:
> Thanks for all the quick replies.
> Is the fix only in CVS? I am using the debian release 1.18.
> Does anybody know of a workaround for this as I cannot easily moved to
> non-debian code for support reasons?
> On Thu, 2003-09-18 at 10:21, Robin Becker wrote:
> > In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, pieter
> > claassen <email@example.com> writes
> > >Hello,
> > >
> > >I am having trouble getting my tables to flow properly over multiple
> > >pages in Platypus. Here are the symptoms:
> > >1. Large tables more than 1 page long seem to hang the doc.build
> > >process. The columns do have a fixed width, the length is just large and
> > >it seems to happen when I try to put more than about 50 rows in a table.
> > >2. Tables seem to start on whichever page they feel like. Sometimes,
> > >tables would start on page 1 and other times on page 2. How do I control
> > >this?
> > >3. I start my document with
> > >
> > >doc=SimpleDocTemplate(filename=self.outputfile,allowSplitting=1)
> > I think this is the table of doom problem which was reported earlier. I
> > have attempted to fix this in the CVS version.
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