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Re: [Moderator Action] Generating PDF Forms

From: Max Froumentin <mf@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 10:43:11 +0200
To: Dave Hentchel <hentchel@exln.com>
Cc: www-xsl-fo@w3.org
Message-ID: <86n0rji6hs.fsf@sophia.inria.fr>

Dave Hentchel <hentchel@exln.com> writes:

> I have a user who needs to create PDF files with embedded Forms from XML.
> Scanning the FO spec, it seems there is no support for forms fields at this
> time.

That's right, XSL-FO was never meant to provide provide all the
functionalities of PDF, and forms were not a requirement for the 1.0
Recommendation. However some implementations might have their own
namespace for extensions that would render as PDF forms.

Max.
Received on Monday, 19 August 2002 04:43:35 GMT

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