[reportlab-users] PDF without file

Robin Becker robin at reportlab.com
Sat May 27 07:37:26 EDT 2006

François Pinard wrote:
> [Michael Hipp]
>>> [Andy Robinson]
>>> Yes, pass a CStringIO or other file like object to the filename 
>>> argument either when constructing a canvas or a doctemplate, and it 
>>> will put the file in that.
>> Thanks, looks like that will work perfectly.
> Hi, people.  I did not follow the thread and may be fully out of 
> context, so take me with a few grains of salt :-).
> Contents of a CStringIO may not be Unicode (unless Python changed 
> recently).  Now that Reportlab is Unicode-aware, one may sometimes have 
> to resort to the slower StringIO.
or restrict to utf8 encoding
Robin Becker

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