[reportlab-users] SVG in PDF library

Roberto Alsina ralsina at netmanagers.com.ar
Tue Nov 15 07:49:10 EST 2011

On 11/15/2011 9:41 AM, Yuriy Asyutin wrote:

> Hi all.


> I'm looking for the ability to include SVG data into PDF generated by

> ReportLab. Actually I need SVG to ReportLab Graphics object converter.

> There is `svglib` (http://pypi.python.org/pypi/svglib/0.6.0) for that

> purpose - the only issue is - it is of GPL license, which is not

> suitable for me.


> Does anybody has any experience in using any alternatives to svglib

> library with ReportLab? BSD, MIT, Apache licenses would work for me.

Here's what I use in rst2pdf, which supports a number of alternatives ;-)

This uses uniconvertor:
And here's a rather complicated class that can take PDF, SVG, and almost
every format supported by any image library that has a python binding

Hope it helps!

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