[Techtalk] pdf creating tools?

Glen Strom gstrom at eol.ca
Wed Aug 28 18:05:54 EST 2002

On 28 Aug 2002 22:42:06 +0100
/dev/null <dev_null at iriXx.org> wrote:

> hi all
> just wondering if anyone knows of any free software for creating pdfs?
> i've come across a lot of libraries for pdf creation using php, perl
> etc- but im not a coder, so i really need a command line or gui
> tool... or just something that will convert from html or evil windoze
> doc format to pdf.... i'd rather do this in gnu/linux than use
> acrobat...... ;)
Take a look at HTMLDOC.  It's not perfect, but it does a decent job.
Here's the site:


You'll need to get the source code version if you want it both
fully-functional and free. 

Glen Strom
gstrom at eol.ca

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