This module generates a PDF version of a page
This extension allow for a PDF version of any page to be created and served either via a direct link to the generated file or via a method that triggers the download of the generated pdf.
- Silverstripe 3.1
- WKHTMLTOPDF library
composer require "dnadesign/silverstripe-generatepdf" "dev-master"
Extend any page type with the GeneratePDF extension as well as the page type controller with GeneratePDF_Controller extension. This can be done via the SilverStripe
YAML config API
Page: extensions: - GeneratePDF Page_Controller: extensions: - GeneratePDF_Controller
Define WKHTMLTOPDF path To use the library locally, you can define the path in the yaml file
Page: wkhtmltopdf_binary: /usr/local/bin/wkhtmltopdf
AutoGeneratePDF extension refreshes the generated pdf upon publish. Everytime you republish a page with the extension GeneratePDF, the previous version of the pdf is deleted and a new one is recreated, keeping the generated file always up-to-date with the live version.
Page: extensions: - AutoGeneratePDF
PublishRefreshPDF allow for subpage to publish automatically the parent page in order to regenerate the pdf. It can also be used with silvertsripe-elemental to trigger the page publish when a widget (element) is published.
SubPage: extensions: - PublishRefreshPDF BaseElement: extensions: - PublishRefreshPDF