[scribus] PDF forms

Cédric Gémy radar.map35 at free.fr
Mon Dec 21 21:55:53 CET 2009

lo everyone
> > lo guys, someone asked me how to save values in PDF form fields. I'm
> > not really aware of this kind of stuffs. I've tried to do some, but my
> > fields created in scribus are even not writable.
> > Does anyone know a good tuto or ressource for this, or could give some
> > tips ?
> since you haven't got a better answer yet:
> afaik, you can only save values into a pdf by using adobe products (adobe acrobat) and
> only if the pdf has been created with adobe acrobat professional
> if you're creating the pdf with scribus, you can let adobe acrobat send the result of the form per email (doesn't seem to work very reliably if the mail client is not correctly configured) or post the result through http to your own server.

ok, so that's what i said to the guy. But i guess i will have a look to
some piece of softwhere. I don't have a good knowledge of pdftk and i
didn't know cabaret at all so that an opportunity for christmas leisure
time :)

Thanks a lot

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