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Re: question: setting a pdf as the background of another pdf through XML-FO

From: Jeremias Maerki <dev@jeremias-maerki.ch>
Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2007 16:12:42 +0100
To: www-xsl-fo@w3.org
Message-Id: <20071109161140.ED66.DEV@jeremias-maerki.ch>

I've already answered on the FOP users mailing list:
http://www.nabble.com/setting-a-pdf-as-the-background-of-another-pdf-tf4766698.html

Jeremias Maerki



On 07.11.2007 19:34:50 Saladin Sharif wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> I have a general question regarding XML-FO.  I have a pdf file for an application form.  I don't know how this pdf was originally created, but it was given to us by the client.
> 
> Anyway, I would like to use XML-FO to set this pdf application form as the background for my new pdf document, and then overlay ontop that background with text.  This way I can overlay the fields of the application form with data (i.e. populating the application form with data).  I would like to know if this is something that is even possible with XML-FO.
> 
> I was not sure if this way the right place to ask this question, or whether I should ask this question in the Apache FOP mailing list.
> 
> Please let me know.
> 
> Thanks,
> -Saladin
> 
> 
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