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Id: 69064
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: PDF-API2

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Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: LECSTOR [...] cpan.org
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Calling text->fillcolor with an undefined value breaks the PDF in Adobe Reader (Win & Linux). ie. all white screen, images or graphix don't display. The PDF displays fine in chrome and okular. The attached script creates 2 pdfs, one broken, one not. I'm not sure that this should be considered a bug in PDF::API2 or actually a bug in Adobe Reader.. but damn it was hard to track down. oh, Photoshop wouldn't open the file either so maybe it's just all Adobe products..
Subject: fillcolor_test.pl
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#!/usr/bin/perl use PDF::API2; my ($pdf, $page, $font, $text); $pdf = PDF::API2->new( -file => 'test_fillcolor_ok.pdf' ); $page = $pdf->page; $page->mediabox(0, 0, 595, 842); $font = $pdf->corefont('Helvetica'); $text = $page->text; $text->font($font, 14); $text->text('ello dere'); $pdf->save; $pdf = PDF::API2->new( -file => 'test_fillcolor_nok.pdf' ); $page = $pdf->page; $page->mediabox(0, 0, 595, 842); $font = $pdf->corefont('Helvetica'); $text = $page->text; $text->fillcolor(undef); # *** $text->font($font, 14); $text->text('ello dere'); $pdf->save;
Subject: fillcolor bug?
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doh. I'll stop clicking. sorry about the missing subject.. On Thu Jun 23 21:02:28 2011, LECSTOR wrote: Show quoted text
> Calling text->fillcolor with an undefined value breaks the PDF in Adobe > Reader (Win & Linux). ie. all white screen, images or graphix don't > display. The PDF displays fine in chrome and okular. > The attached script creates 2 pdfs, one broken, one not. I'm not sure > that this should be considered a bug in PDF::API2 or actually a bug in > Adobe Reader.. but damn it was hard to track down. oh, Photoshop
wouldn't Show quoted text
> open the file either so maybe it's just all Adobe products..
garbage in, garbage out


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