[reportlab-users] drawing on canvas while using platypus

Christian K. ckkart at hoc.net
Thu Aug 5 06:52:24 EDT 2010

Am 05.08.10 12:26, schrieb Rafael Lopes:

> If it is something like a header and footer use a PageTemplate. You

> can change dynamically the PageTemplate with the Flowables

> NextPageTemplate and PageBreak.



> If it is something created with the other flowables, like some figure

> or image, I think it's better to extend Flowable and implement

> drawOn() or/and draw().

Thanks for your comments.
When using a floawable's draw method, the area I am drawing on seems to
be bounded by - just guessing - the frame size. Is it possible to change
the frame size for some pages, maybe by using a special page template?

Regards, Christian

More information about the reportlab-users mailing list