About the Book
ReportLab is the primary package that most Python developers use for creating PDFs programmatically. This book will take a deep dive into this package and teaches you how to use this versatile library.
This book covers the following topics:
- Creating PDFs with ReportLab Canvas methods
- Using PLATYPUS in ReportLab for Dynamic Reports
- Turning Data into Reports with ReportLab
- Splitting / Joining PDFs with PyPDF2 and pdfrw
- Rotating Pages
- PDF Security
- Merging PDFs
- and much, much more!
About the Author
Michael has been programming with Python since 2006. He is the author of the popular Python blog, The Mouse Vs. the Python. Michael has been a technical reviewer for Packt Publishing and No Starch Press. He is also a contributor on Real Python.
He also co-authored The Essential Core Python Cheat Sheet for DZone. You can get it here: http://refcardz.dzone.com/refcardz/core-python
Michael released his first book, Python 101, June 3rd, 2014. He wrote the follow up, Python 201: Intermediate Python and published it in the summer of 2016. He is also the author of wxPython Cookbook from Apress as well as Python Interviews from Packt Publishing.
Michael is currently working on some new books as well.