[Lazarus] Looking for a reporting solution

Vladimir Zhirov vvzh.lists at gmail.com
Tue Nov 29 17:33:26 CET 2011

Leonardo M. Ramé wrote:
> I need to let the user create a block of rich text with images
> for a header and footer, then a variable size block of rich
> text for the main content. Joining all three blocks forms a
> document, this document can be previewed and printed.
> ...
> ... to handle page breaks, headers and footers.

Users can create ODT (OpenDocument Text) files using
LibreOffice/OpenOffice Writer. You can pack/unpack them using
TZipper/TUnzipper from FPC FCL and modify their xml content 
using DOM/XMLRead/XMLWrite. The result can be previewed and
printed using Writer again.

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