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Re: [SLE] sxw to pdf
  • From: steve <mail@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 23:15:44 +0100
  • Message-id: <200502112315.44314.mail@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 11 February 2005 13:54, Polarizer wrote:
> Per Jessen schrieb:
> > steve wrote:
> >>Hi
> >>I have a bunch of .sxw files I have to make into .pdf.
> >> Is there a command line way of doing it rather than
> >> have to open every one in OOo and then convert to pdf?
> >
> > There *is*, but it's not exactly straight forward. One
> > option involves running a "headless" OOo as a server,
> > then putting together some code/script that will call
> > up the services you need. I tried getting it to work a
> > while back, but never quite got that far.
> > Alternatively, the .sxw file is XML so perhaps it could
> > be transformed to SGML, and then use Jade to produce
> > PDFs? I'm pretty certain this has been done.
> >
> >
> > /Per Jessen, Z├╝rich
>
> You can it do with more ease. A short googling [1]
> brought up this [2]. Converters offen following the
> naming conventions i asked for!
>
> [1]
> http://www.google.com/search?q=sxw2pdf&sourceid=opera&num
>=0&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8 [2]
> http://krapplack.de/download/sxw2pdf.html
>
> Hope that helps
>
> The Polarizer
>
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> http://www.glass-polarizers.com

Hi and thanks.

Are pdf's any more secure than read only .sxw's?
Cheers, Steve.

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