[reportlab-users] Ellipsize paragraph

Robin Becker robin at reportlab.com
Mon Jul 3 11:10:12 EDT 2006

Henrique Romano wrote:
> Hi,
> There is a way in reportlab to force a Paragraph be truncate or 
> ellipsized instead break it into multiple lines? I'm writing a patch 
> that extends Paragraph's breakLines() method, so I can to be able of 
> remove frags that exceeds the available width, but I'm not sure if it 
> shouldn't be done in reportlab.
> What do you guys think about?
> Henrique.
by all means submit a patch it can be useful even if it doesn't become part of 
the normal code eg as part of a descendant class.
Robin Becker

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