[reportlab-users] Alternating two page formats

Robin Becker robin at reportlab.com
Mon Jul 30 05:17:31 EDT 2007

Phil Hughes wrote:

> I'm new to this game. While I can "figure a way" to do this, I am looking

> for the right way.


> I have a situation where I will be printing on a form. Every other page has

> a non-printable space in the upper left. This basically means I need to

> indent the first three lines on every other line.


> There is nothing fancy about the information being put on the page. This is

> actually to produce legal documents and everything is just text with the

> most "creative" thing being that some text could be bold. Thus, I have no

> need for a "chain of frames" if I could just say "put it all here but skip

> this space".


> Thanks.

I think this is quite hard and I see no obvious way to handle it gracefully in
the current platypus framework.
Robin Becker

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