Generating Certificates Authors/Board in PDF

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Generating Certificates Authors/Board in PDF

Postby sergiobm » Mon Oct 14, 2013 5:21 pm


I would like to know if is it possible to have a way to generate a PDF on the fly, by using OJS? My university uses OJS to hosting their papers and also some conferences. They asked me to find a way to generate a certificate in PDF automatically from OJS, I mean, depends on the user logged, and their role, we could have a way to allow them to print a participant certification. Is that feasible?



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Re: Generating Certificates Authors/Board in PDF

Postby asmecher » Tue Oct 15, 2013 10:08 am

Hi Sérgio,

That would require custom development -- but actually not a tremendous amount of it. If you have someone on hand who can write PHP, the libgd library built into most installations of PHP can do the required image manipulation.

Alec Smecher
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