text2pdf.p is a commercially sold Progress ® procedure
that is used to automate the conversion of text-based reports to the
Adobe PDF (Portable Document Format) file format.
The major difference (and benefit) between this product and
PDF4pro is that you don't have to change your existing reports in order
to get PDF formatted output.
text2pdf.p is a stand-alone procedure that accepts specific
arguments and generates the appropriate output file (passed as an
The PDF file format is fast becoming an industry-standard
for electronic document viewing. The PDF format allows for
documents that can be accessed by a broad range of hardware and software
devices (including PDAs and Internet browsers).
text2pdf.p utilizes Progress code that is compliant with
versions 8 and 9 of the Progress 4GL.
text2pdf.p has been donated to OpenEdge
Hive as an Open Source project in 2015.