reportlab - ttf justify

maeckle maeckle at
Thu Jan 19 12:39:57 EST 2006

Robin Becker schrieb:
> maeckle wrote:
>> hi,
>> i'm working with reportlab since a couple of weeks and i managed to 
>> create quite nice pdfs...
>> there is a little problem though. since i have to create english and 
>> russian content, i use the utf8 support of registered ttf's. the only 
>> thing is that it does not support the justify-alignment in paragraph 
>> flowables!
>> is there a way to fix that?
>> thanks alot
>> jm
> Hi, you'll get better response from the reportlab-users list at
> The ttf support has been significantly improved in an svn branch. re-ask 
> on that list giving your current version.
> I believe the problem with ttf justification was related to using space 
> as a splitting character in dynamically subsetted fonts. Someone posted 
> a fix for that problem to the users list and I think that has gone in to 
> the code now, but I'm not sure if it is on the stable branch or not.

thank you, that helped me alot!


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