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Tim Chase python.list at
Sat Jan 16 23:41:36 CET 2010

John Yeung wrote:
> In another response, Tim Chase suggested creating an RTF file instead
> of plain text.  I think this is your best bet if your goal is to get
> page breaks with the least amount of additional effort.
> The package he's probably referring to is PyRTF.  I took a quick look
> at it and in my opinion it's overkill for your purposes.

Yes, John is correct -- it was PyRTF that I tinkered with (which 
can be overkill if all you want to do is what John describes). 
I'm not well versed in RTF, and he demonstrates:

> I am too lazy to have actually read any documentation on RTF, but it's
> freely available on the Web should you need to reference i

even in his laziness, he helpfully provided a quick guide on how 
to hand-create simple documents without the addition of a 
full-blown RTF toolkit like PyRTF.


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