[thelist] how 'bout PHP? (was RE: using ASP to convert

trevor trevor at intospace.ca
Tue Dec 11 09:26:31 CST 2007

> How about with PHP? Again, I find lots of ways to create a PDF from
> scratch, but nothing about converting an uploaded Word doc to pdf.
> Anyone?
> Bueller?
> Anyone?

hey there,
i know you said you are on a shared server and unlikely to be able to 
install/run  MS Word....

but i thought i'd throw this out there as an idea too...

- using open office, the doc app can be run from command line, without a gui 
opening, and accepts scripts to batch convert and output pdf's.

more details:

- all macros and scrips are included there
hth, trev 

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