Itext for Python

Kushal Kumaran kushal.kumaran+python at
Mon Jul 27 16:40:40 CEST 2009

On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 2:23 PM, S.Selvam<s.selvamsiva at> wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 11:52 PM, Santhosh Kumar <santhosh.vkumar at>
> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>            One of my cousin  suggested me to do a IText PDF converter for
>> python. Actually I heard that there is no separate IText converter either we
>> have to go for jython or GCJ with wrapper. Instead of wrapping, my plan is
>> to create a separate module with Python and I am thinking of doing this in
>> as my final year project also. Kindly give me your suggestion.
> As for as i know, no pure python module exists for iText PDF generator,
> where iText seems to be a standard one for PDF related works.There are some
> other modules for pdf work but might not be as standard as iText.Surely some
> senior programmers  will suggest you better way to proceed further.

AFAIK, iText is just a java library for generating PDF files.  You
could have a look at


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