[reportlab-users] Embed Watermark?
andy at reportlab.com
Tue Jan 20 04:30:56 EST 2009
2009/1/20 Darren Govoni <darren at ontrenet.com>:
> Can I read in an existing PDF with reportlab and make modifications to
> it and write it to new PDF file? I want to add watermarks (e.g. large
> DRAFT wording diagonal on every page). I wasn't sure if reportlab can
> process existing PDF's.
No, you can't. Our open source package only generates PDFs; it
doesn't parse and modify them.
There is a free command-line utility 'pdftk' which can do it.
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