sthoenna at gmail.com
Mon Apr 22 18:35:30 BST 2013
On Mon, Apr 22, 2013 at 3:28 AM, Peter Corlett <abuse at cabal.org.uk> wrote:
> My *favourite* approach, which is almost certainly not the consensus answer, is
> to generate a LaTeX document (e.g. using Template.pm) and then run that through
> xelatex to generate a PDF. This does however require you to learn how to drive
> LaTeX and how to trawl CTAN etc for useful packages.
> (FWIW, pretty much all of the useful LaTeX packages are already in Debian.)
That's what I'm doing too (for web requests, even), using LaTeX::Driver, which
did need to be slightly tweaked to support longtable (now in the CPAN distro).
At the time, there didn't seem to be any other good solution for
it's nice to hear the HTML to PDF process has improved.
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