"fop" Command in fop-0.93-bin-jdk1.4.zip

Q

What Is the "fop" command in fop-0.93-bin-jdk1.4.zip? Can I use it to generate PDF files?

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A

"fop" command is the command line tool that allows you to run FOP 0.93 as a standalone application. It reads a XSL-FO file and generates a PDF file by default.

"fop" command requires that the environment variable JAVA_HOME be set to a path pointing to the appropriate Java installation on your system. See the session below on how to use the "fop" command:

\fyicenter>cd \local\fop-0.93

\local\fop-0.93>fop
"\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_45\bin\java"

USAGE
Fop [options] [-fo|-xml] infile [-xsl file] [-awt|-pdf|-mif|-rtf|-tiff
   |-png|-pcl|-ps|-txt|-at [mime]|-print] <outfile>

[OPTIONS]
  -d                debug mode
  -x                dump configuration settings
  -q                quiet mode
  -c cfg.xml        use additional configuration file cfg.xml
  -l lang           the language to use for user information
  -r                relaxed/less strict validation (where available)
  -dpi xxx          target resolution in dots per inch (dpi) where xxx is a number
  -s                for area tree XML, down to block areas only
  -v                to show FOP version being used
  -o [password]     PDF file will be encrypted with option owner password
  -u [password]     PDF file will be encrypted with option user password
  -noprint          PDF file will be encrypted without printing permission
  -nocopy           PDF file will be encrypted without copy content permission
  -noedit           PDF file will be encrypted without edit content permission
  -noannotations    PDF file will be encrypted without edit annotation permission
  -pdfprofile prof  PDF file will be generated with the specified profile
                    (Examples for prof: PDF/A-1b or PDF/X-3:2003)

[INPUT]
  infile            xsl:fo input file (the same as the next)
  -fo  infile       xsl:fo input file
  -xml infile       xml input file, must be used together with -xsl
  -atin infile      area tree input file
  -xsl stylesheet   xslt stylesheet
  -param name value <value> to use for parameter <name> in xslt stylesheet
                    (repeat '-param name value' for each parameter)

[OUTPUT]
  outfile           input will be rendered as PDF into outfile
  -pdf outfile      input will be rendered as PDF (outfile req'd)
  -pdfa1b outfile   input will be rendered as PDF/A-1b compliant PDF
                    (outfile req'd, same as "-pdf outfile -pdfprofile PDF/A-1b")
  -awt              input will be displayed on screen
  -mif outfile      input will be rendered as MIF (FrameMaker) (outfile req'd)
  -rtf outfile      input will be rendered as RTF (outfile req'd)
  -tiff outfile     input will be rendered as TIFF (outfile req'd)
  -png outfile      input will be rendered as PNG (outfile req'd)
  -pcl outfile      input will be rendered as PCL (outfile req'd)
  -ps outfile       input will be rendered as PostScript (outfile req'd)
  -txt outfile      input will be rendered as plain text (outfile req'd)
  -svg outfile      input will be rendered as an SVG slides file (outfile req'd)
  -at [mime] out    representation of area tree as XML (outfile req'd)
                    specify optional mime output to allow AT to be converted
                    to final format later
  -print            input file will be rendered and sent to the printer
                    see options with "-print help"
  -out mime outfile input will be rendered using the given MIME type
                    (outfile req'd) Example: "-out application/pdf D:\out.pdf"
                    (Tip: "-out list" prints the list of supported MIME types)
  -foout outfile    input will only be XSL transformed. The intermediate
                    XSL-FO file is saved and no rendering is performed.
                    (Only available if you use -xml and -xsl parameters)

[Examples]
  Fop foo.fo foo.pdf
  Fop -fo foo.fo -pdf foo.pdf (does the same as the previous line)
  Fop -xml foo.xml -xsl foo.xsl -pdf foo.pdf
  Fop -xml foo.xml -xsl foo.xsl -foout foo.fo
  Fop foo.fo -mif foo.mif
  Fop foo.fo -rtf foo.rtf
  Fop foo.fo -print or Fop -print foo.fo
  Fop foo.fo -awt

... org.apache.fop.cli.Main startFOP
SEVERE: Exception
org.apache.fop.apps.FOPException: No input file specified
  at org.apache.fop.cli.CommandLineOptions.checkSettings
     (CommandLineOptions.java:694)
  at org.apache.fop.cli.CommandLineOptions.parse(CommandLineOptions.java:145)
  at org.apache.fop.cli.Main.startFOP(Main.java:148)
  at org.apache.fop.cli.Main.main(Main.java:191)

 

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