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  1. PDFBox
  2. PDFBOX-3333

Wrong appearance generation for rotated AcroForms fields

    Details

    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Critical
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.0.1, 2.0.2, 3.0.0 PDFBox
    • Fix Version/s: 2.0.2, 3.0.0 PDFBox
    • Component/s: AcroForm
    • Labels:
    • Environment:
      Mac OS X development, Ubuntu production

      Description

      When filling a PDF field that is rotated the resulting generated PDF has the correct format. But when you generate an image of the PDF the image has the text in those rotated fields as not rotated.

      I have tried a variety of templates and they all do the same thing: view the preview of the PDF and see unrotated text. Open the PDF and see the correctly rotated text.

      Note that I generate the same PDF using iText 5.5.9 and the preview is correct, the text is correctly rotated. I'm basically bouncing back and forth between iText and PDFBox trying to find a working solution.

      If it makes any difference I'm using an FDF file to fill with iText and an XFDF file for PDFBox because I can't figure out how to load an FDF in 2.0.1.

        Attachments

        1. 000063_WAU3FAFR4CA029987.pdf
          1009 kB
          Richard Brown
        2. 000002_3VW7T7AT1FM805256.pdf
          997 kB
          Richard Brown
        3. BlueWideSticker1.pdf
          1.47 MB
          Richard Brown
        4. 000001_3VW7T7AT1FM805256.png
          56 kB
          Richard Brown
        5. 000002_3VW7T7AT1FM805256_450_450.png
          179 kB
          Richard Brown
        6. AcroFormsRotation.pdf
          42 kB
          Maruan Sahyoun
        7. AcroFormsRotation.pdfbox.pdf
          55 kB
          Maruan Sahyoun
        8. 000063_WAU3FAFR4CA029987_good.pdf
          786 kB
          Tilman Hausherr
        9. BlueWideSticker1-pdfbox-r1741882.png
          225 kB
          Maruan Sahyoun
        10. surefire-reports.zip
          152 kB
          Richard Brown
        11. formfill.png
          66 kB
          Richard Brown
        12. FillFormField.pdf
          1009 kB
          Richard Brown
        13. ForSaleSign_Black.pdf
          2.89 MB
          Richard Brown
        14. 000006_1J4GR48K66C183410_200_600.png
          74 kB
          Richard Brown
        15. 000006_1J4GR48K66C183410.pdf
          2.90 MB
          Richard Brown
        16. 000006_1J4GR48K66C183410_iText.png
          176 kB
          Richard Brown
        17. 000006_1J4GR48K66C183410_iText.pdf
          2.86 MB
          Richard Brown
        18. ForSaleSign_Black.pdfbox.png
          235 kB
          Maruan Sahyoun
        19. ForSaleSign_Black.pdfbox.pdf
          2.91 MB
          Maruan Sahyoun
        20. FillFormField_pdfbox_2.1.0.pdf
          2.91 MB
          Richard Brown
        21. formfill_SNAPSHOT_2.1.0.png
          75 kB
          Richard Brown

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            • Assignee:
              msahyoun Maruan Sahyoun
              Reporter:
              chronosafe Richard Brown
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