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images/multi_page_tiff

Convert a TIFF image containing one or more frames to PDF.

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<?php
/*
 * Multi-page TIFF to PDF converter
 * 
 * Convert an input TIFF image containing one or more frames to PDF.
 *
 * Required software: PDFlib/PDFlib+PDI/PPS 9
 * Required data: multi-page TIFF image
 */

/* This is where the data files are. Adjust as necessary. */
$searchpath = dirname(__FILE__,3)."/input";
$outfile = "";
$title = "Multi-page TIFF";

$imagefile = "multi_page.tif";
$x = 50; $y = 700; 

try {
    $p = new pdflib();

    $p->set_option("searchpath={" . $searchpath . "}");

    /* This means we must check return values of load_font() etc. */
    $p->set_option("errorpolicy=return");
    $p->set_option("stringformat=utf8");

    if ($p->begin_document($outfile, "") == 0)
        throw new Exception("Error: " . $p->get_errmsg());

    $p->set_info("Creator", "PDFlib Cookbook");
    $p->set_info("Title", $title);
    
    $font = $p->load_font("Helvetica-Bold", "unicode", "");
    if ($font == 0)
        throw new Exception ("Error: " . $p->get_errmsg());
    
    /* Loop over all frames of the multi-page TIFF image */
    for ($frame = 1; /* */ ; $frame++)
    {
            /* Load the next frame of the image */
        $image = $p->load_image("tiff", $imagefile, "page=" . $frame);
        if ($image == 0)
        {
            if ($frame == 1)
                /* image not found */
                throw new Exception("Error: " . $p->get_errmsg());
            else
                 /* no more frames available */
                 break;
        }
        /* Start page and place the frame on the page,
         * placed at the bottom center.
         */
        $p->begin_page_ext(0, 0, "width=a4.width height=a4.height");
        $p->fit_image($image, 0.0, 0.0, "adjustpage");
        $p->close_image($image);
        
        /* Output the number of the frame */
        $p->fit_textline("Frame " . $frame . " of the TIFF image", $x, $y,
            "font= " . $font . " fontsize=12");
        $p->end_page_ext("");
    }

    $p->end_document("");

    $buf = $p->get_buffer();
    $len = strlen($buf);

    header("Content-type: application/pdf");
    header("Content-Length: $len");
    header("Content-Disposition: inline; filename=multi_page_tiff.pdf");
    print $buf;
}
catch (PDFlibException $e) {
    echo("PDFlib exception occurred in multi_page_tiff sample:\n" .
        "[" . $e->get_errnum() . "] " . $e->get_apiname() . ": " .
        $e->get_errmsg() . "\n");
    exit(1);
}
catch (Exception $e) {
    echo($e);
    exit(1);
}

$p = 0; 
?>