[reportlab-users] Return a file object rather than save a file...
andy at reportlab.com
Fri Oct 2 04:03:32 EDT 2009
2009/10/2 Brower Jason <Jason.Brower at kone.com>:
> After a look through the main documentation I found section 2.2 and it
> shoulds how to open a file like object and insert a pdf into that. But I
> would like to have just the file object itself to return as a downloadable
> stream. (I am using web2py)
I am not familiar with web2py, but if there is some kind of file-like
response object you can write to, then pass that to the Canvas
constructor. Alternatively, create a StringIO object (which is
file-like) and use that.
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