Creates a new PDF file using the supplied file name. Think French I PDF TRUE on success or FALSE on failure. The example uses pdf_set_font, but that function is deprecated.
Appending to PDF files: plainly, you can’t. PDF files have an internal structure that would get corrupted by just appending to the file. You’d need to parse the PDF, create a new PDF and mix your additions with the old PDF. In your example where you just want to output the file, passthru should do the trick. When creating a pdf in memory, it appears that the code is executed twice. This does not seem to happen when creating a pdf as file. I’ve used it quite a bit and is well worth the price they are asking for.
Fatal error: PDFlib error: PDF_begin_page: Function must not be called in ‘object’ scope. If you get « Fatal error: PDFlib error: function ‘PDF_set_info’ must not be called in ‘object’ scope in script. FYI: the reason you had to add the double slashes was due to the fact that your string was contained within double quotes rather than single quotes. Many of the more useful and comprehensive manuals have been converted to PDF format. For this you will need Version 4 of the Adobe Acrobat reader. The files were converted directly from the HTML format, used for this Web site, to Adobe PDF.
One side effect of this is that hyperlinks, which enable you to move around a document quickly, remain. The format of the pages varies to give the maximum resolution of the images. This was done automatically by Adobe Acrobat but I think is quite useful. The book, written by Florian Cajori, is the standard work on the early history of the slide rule. More details on the book are given here. This is almost a complete book on slide rules use.
The author was Managing Director of the company that made Unique slide rules but as this was a comprehensive range it will be useful for other rules as well. This rule was one of the most comprehensive produced. There are few scales, other than specialised ones, that you do not find on this rule. This company was one of Britain’s major slide rule manufacturers. As well as describing the wide range of scales found on their rules it also describes how to use their patented differential trigonometrical scales.
A fairly basic but well known circular rule. This is a classic « pocket watch » slide rule. Another classic rule – this time cylindrical. Think Python How to Think Like a Computer Scientist by Allen B. If you are using Python 3, you might want to use the second edition, which is here. Contribute If you would like to make a contribution to support my books, you can use the button below. French plantation owners resident in Cuba in 1843.
The data is taken from microfilms of the Diplomatic Archives of the French Ministry of Foreign Relations. To read and print the above document requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. Everything on the list is in French. We have translated the column headers right on the document for your convenience. When I had a doubt I wrote possible alternatives. Cavallerie » is probably the same as the Cuban « Caballeria ».
The address: Archives diplomatiques 37 quai d’Orsay – 75007 PARIS – FRANCE. Following this list, on « feuillet » 96 recto-verso, 97 recto-verso and 98 recto, was the list of the French plantation owners in Puerto Rico. I haven’t transcribed it but you may request a copy from the Ministry. The list does not include industrial and urban properties with an estimated value of FRF 10 million. The following translation list may be helpful in desciphering the entries. The page you are trying to access is currently down for maintenance. We apologize for this inconvenience and are working hard to get everything in order and back online.
Think Twice » is a song recorded by Canadian singer Celine Dion. It was written by Andy Hill and Peter Sinfield, and produced by Christopher Neil and Aldo Nova. Writer Andy Hill was known for his association with Bucks Fizz and Peter Sinfield was a former member of the rock group King Crimson. The B-sides of this single were taken mainly from Dion chante Plamondon album, which was released at that time worldwide. It was also the first time that Dion’s English single included French songs as B-sides all over the world.