Print script for server
For months I have been working on a project that requires a printable pdf from a browser after a lot of calculations.
The calculations are easy compared to generating the pdf from a server in a browser. Finally bought FMStudio and the books and the pdf module and I am more then a month into it and sort got part of it working. I can make it work on the development machine but when I try serving on different servers the graphics do not show on the pdf. And filemaker has a better way (very complex in line css) of presentation when a pdf is generated. I have got to assume it comes down to a license issue with adobe??? Also, currently FMStudio is for the most part they are unresponsive.
Now I am thinking about throwing all that I have done away and will try the idea of a slave box with Filemaker for printing the pdf - then server up the finished pdf.
***** Can someone out their help me with the code / scripting / even the best concept of someone who has done it before. There seems to be a lot of people in the same boat. Even some code to get me started??? How do I trigger the slave box??? ******
If the newer versions had the answer I would buy what is needed today! But it seems the issue was not addressed.
FMSA9 on windows 2003 server , FMA10, FMA9 and all clients on xp with FM8.5 or better