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Re: Help! Can't print character out with Revised SW character sheet.

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  • afrankland
    Thanks. I just downloaded it, so I hope it works. ... #7) ... template ... your ... me.
    Message 1 of 9 , Jul 31, 2002
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      Thanks. I just downloaded it, so I hope it works.

      --- In pcgen@y..., "emperorfranz" <emperorfranz@y...> wrote:
      > --- In pcgen@y..., "backlash_de" <ravenlock@g...> wrote:
      > > --- In pcgen@y..., "afrankland" <afrankland@y...> wrote:
      > > > I have Verson 2.70. This is what I did:
      > > >
      > > > 1. Selected Star Wars game mode
      > > > 2. Loaded Star Wars sources (RCR, Star Wars Gamers, etc.)
      > > > 3. Created my character ... (NOTE - no utility belt or jedi
      > armor
      > > > available in equipment list.)
      > > > 4. Upon completion, saved and went to Preview
      > > > 5. Hit "Select Template" button and chose csheetRevSWTC.htm
      > > > 6. Hit "Preview" and saw character in proper template format
      > > > 7. Went to print and had csheet.rog, csheet_with desriptions,
      > > > csheet_with portraits, etc. I.e., all DnD Templates.
      > > > 8. Tried to add csheetRevSWTC.htm template to print list (in
      #7)
      > > but
      > > > couldn't find a way.
      > > >
      > > > Help?
      > >
      > > PCGen does not support printing of HTML character sheets.
      > > If you want to print a HTML sheet, export it then open it in your
      > > browser and use the browser's printing capabilites.
      > >
      > > PCGen's print capabilites use a java library called FOP, which is
      > xml
      > > driven. Basically that means, that you can only print templates
      > > specifically designed for printing and PDF export (namely xsl-fo
      > > temlates).
      > >
      > > So, the current solution to your problem would be:
      > > Create a xsl-fo template which resembles your favorite SW
      template
      > or
      > > get someone to do that for you. The file extension for that
      > template
      > > needs to be ".fo". Then put that template into the templates
      > > directory.
      > >
      > >
      > > Kinson
      >
      > I have .fo templates for SW attached to a tracker item at
      > sourceforge. Here's the link to the download.
      >
      > http://sourceforge.net/tracker/download.php?
      > group_id=25576&atid=441567&file_id=26481&aid=577853
      >
      > If the link gets wordwrapped just cutnpaste it into one line in
      your
      > browser.
      >
      > Now, if only someone with CVS access could actually CVS them for
      me.
      > No coding required, just CVS. <pleading> Pretty please someone,
      > anyone... </pleading> after the code/lst freeze of course.
      >
      > Later,
      > Hugo
      > Saguinus Imperator
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