[reportlab-users] pdfgen creates corrupted pdf files
robin at reportlab.com
Wed Dec 8 10:37:34 EST 2004
Thomas Zehbe wrote:
> Hi Robin,
> I've search for this file but didn´t find. Meanwhile I tested to make a
> release version and the bug conditions are changing. No the pdfs are all
> corrupted at first try. Without the help of the mapi. :-((
> The files loo the same with the ",".
> It seems to me, that there´s something wrong within the embedded python
> interpreter (dlls loaded at runtime). Perhaps anybody knows which python code
> ist used to format the numbers in my previous example? Perhaps it would be a
> starting point for a request on the python list ...
You can download the _rl_accel dll from
place the appropriate dll (2.1/2.2/2.3/2.4 only) in site-packages if 2.3 or
greater or in DLLs if 2.1/2.2.
The function _fp_str is used to format floating point numbers and it should fix
this problem. If it does it means I need to fix the python version.
As to the other problem I believe that 2.4 allows for a non locale dependent
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