[reportlab-users] canvas linkURL
robin at reportlab.com
Mon Mar 12 12:19:19 EDT 2007
George Kappel wrote:
> Users with Internet Explorer/Adobe Acrobat Reader open our generated pdf
> files but when they click on an external link we would like a new browser
> window to open
> Is it possible to pass a target="_blank" parameter to linkURL?
I don't think so. According to the 1.4 PDF spec table 8.40 says
URI string (Required) The uniform resource identifier to resolve, encoded in
and I think URI's can't encapsulate the idea of a target window. Clearly they
could actually have an anchor in them, but that's not enough.
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