PDFBox
  1. PDFBox
  2. PDFBOX-487

Font size not rendered with the needed precision

    Details

    • Type: Bug Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 0.8.0-incubator
    • Component/s: None
    • Labels:
      None
    • Environment:
      windows xp and ubuntu linux 9.04
      svn at revision 785921.
      hp laserjet 8150 & hp laserjet 1320

      Description

      When previewing the attached file using the PDFReader, the font size is not correct. The last paragraph (the one with the huge hex string that is split over several lines) should be exactly as long as the
      separator lines. See how the font size changes if the preview is resized, leaving a wider or narrower margin at the end of the page.

      This can be solved by adding
      graphics.setRenderingHint(RenderingHints.KEY_FRACTIONALMETRICS, RenderingHints.VALUE_FRACTIONALMETRICS_ON);

      to the drawPage method of the PageDrawer. After applying the change, always fits the page exactly, independent of the preview window size.

      1. pdf.pdf
        4 kB
        Volker Bier

        Activity

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        Andreas Lehmkühler added a comment -

        I've added your suggestion with version 786814. Works well.

        @Volker
        Thanks for the hint!!

        Show
        Andreas Lehmkühler added a comment - I've added your suggestion with version 786814. Works well. @Volker Thanks for the hint!!

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            Reporter:
            Volker Bier
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