[reportlab-users] Platypus tables with large numbers of rows

Tim Roberts timr at probo.com
Fri Apr 13 13:20:43 EDT 2007

Mike Kent wrote:

> I'm new to ReportLab,but having great success with a reporting solution

> involving SQLAlchemy and ReportLab for a real-world business

> application. However, I'm concerned about the memory requirements when

> generating tables with many hundreds or thousands of rows.


For what it's worth, I commonly do ReportLab reports with tens of
thousands of rows. Memory usage creeps up over 100MB, but what did I
buy all that memory for if not to have it get used by applications? ;)

Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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