Extension talk:ElectronPdfService

Jump to navigation Jump to search

About this board

Cavila (talkcontribs)

I'm not sure how this will impact the future of this extension, but news has it that the Wikimedia Foundation has given up on Electron and established a (renewed) partnership with PediaPress: Reading/Web/PDF Functionality

Christoph Jauera (WMDE) (talkcontribs)

Hey @Cavila

thanks for that update, I forwarded the info to our team so we can further watch the development.

Have a nice weekend :-), best,

Christoph

Reply to "Update"
Summary by Christoph Jauera (WMDE)

To adjusted styles of the print/PDF version of a wiki you can add css to the MediaWiki:Print.css page.

Mosmas (talkcontribs)

Is it possible to format the pdf output through CSS (or somehow else)? E. g. change the serif font to sans-serif or change the appearance of <pre> paragraphs? --Mosmas (talk) 10:10, 2 March 2018 (UTC)

Christoph Jauera (WMDE) (talkcontribs)
Mosmas (talkcontribs)

This works fine (I testet it with font-family)! Thanks and greets from Germany, --Mosmas (talk) 12:52, 2 March 2018 (UTC)

Camxct (talkcontribs)

I added what the $wgElectronPdfServiceRESTbaseURL variable should be set to to run this on version of Ubuntu. At least from what I found while I struggled to get it setup locally.

Reply to "Ubuntu Server 16.04.3 LTS"
Kghbln (talkcontribs)

Does this extension require the RESTbase to be served via https for a wiki using https?

Christoph Jauera (WMDE) (talkcontribs)

Hi @Kghbln

if this is still relevant for you: From looking roughly into the code I would assume that this does not matter.

Kghbln (talkcontribs)

Thanks for your reply! I will give it another shot soon.

Reply to "RESTbase"
93.38.0.180 (talkcontribs)

This extension is very very useless. It needs to install a lot of useless softwares (and very complicated to configure without a spep by step guide) and the result is the same if you click on "printable version" and then print as a pdf with your browser. Crazy stuff...

Reply to "very useless extension"
There are no older topics