[reportlab-users] Dynamic Tables
brich at caseta.com
Mon Jan 7 10:38:33 EST 2008
Hope this helps a little...
I am hoping to create an invoice template that can be used over and over
repeatable. I was looking around online, and found that the flowable
element paragraph can accept certain XML tags. I have yet to see an
example of the <table> tag being one of them. Is there an example of
this anywhere that you know of?
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[mailto:reportlab-users-bounces at reportlab.com] On Behalf Of Tim Roberts
Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 12:58 PM
To: Support list for users of Reportlab software
Subject: Re: [reportlab-users] Dynamic Tables
Brandon Rich wrote:
> I am trying to create dynamic tables based on information retrieved
> from the DB. All the information that I have found thus far has
> static tables created with hard coded information. Question, is there
> a way to create this table that you are aware of? I have searched
> around on the web for answers but have yet to find anything.
I'm not sure what you mean. There's really no such thing as a "static
table". The Table class just takes strings. You can send string
constants, or you can send your data as a string. There's no difference
in usage. You just build up a list of lists and hand it to the Table
Perhaps you could post an example of what you are looking for.
Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.
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