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Open library for PDF file generation

Kumar Gaurav
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Hi All,

Till now i was using iText for generating PDF file in my project. Now i have come to know that there is some license issue with using iText in project. Now i am looking for some other open source library on the lines of iText which supports the feature of writing a PDF file.

Any pointer will be very helpful.


Regards,
Gaurav
prem pillai
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Joined: Nov 02, 2007
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http://www.coderanch.com/how-to/java/AccessingFileFormats
Ulf Dittmer
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Now i have come to know that there is some license issue with using iText in project.

Presumably you're referring to the fact that iText 5 uses the GNU Affero license. You can get around that by using iText 2 (which uses the GNU Lesser GPL license).
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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