[reportlab-users] Testing Reportlab PDF

Tim Roberts timr at probo.com
Fri May 6 15:53:23 EDT 2011

Elan Noy wrote:

> Is there a way to verify the content of a PDF created with Reportlab?


> I have an application that creates a complex PDF file based on data

> provided to the application. I want to test that the content of the PDF

> reflects the data provided,

> I use both Platyfus and Canvas.

Place yourself in the position of the computer. How would you do that,
other than using eyeballs (which you don't have, since you're a
computer)? How would the computer know what to validate?

I'm not sure this problem is solvable.

Tim Roberts, timr at probo.com
Providenza & Boekelheide, Inc.

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