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Open source java pdf library recommendations

steward frank
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Joined: Mar 22, 2004
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Hi there,
Does anyone know if there is any good reliable/popular java open source pdf library out there? i have searched on a few but just thought i would ask others who have experience in pdf reporting generation tools. Thanks in advance!!!


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Lasse Koskela
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Joined: Jan 23, 2002
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I haven't used iText and the like beyond executing the provided samples, but this looks like a pretty good list of what's out there. Most people I've heard of are using iText or FOP but the rumor has it that the development of retepPDF will continue soon...


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steward frank
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Thanks man!!! You are a lifesaver!!
 
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