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PdfCanvas.h

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#ifndef _PDF_CANVAS_H_
#define _PDF_CANVAS_H_

#include "PdfDefines.h"
#include "PdfArray.h"

namespace PoDoFo {

class PdfDictionary;
class PdfObject;
class PdfRect;
class PdfColor;

/** A interface that provides the necessary features 
 *  for a painter to draw onto a PdfObject.
 */
00037 class PODOFO_API PdfCanvas {
 public:
    /** Virtual destructor
     *  to avoid compiler warnings
     */
00042     virtual ~PdfCanvas() {};

    /** Get access to the contents object of this page.
     *  If you want to draw onto the page, you have to add 
     *  drawing commands to the stream of the Contents object.
     *  \returns a contents object
     */
    virtual PdfObject* GetContents() const = 0;

    /** Get access an object that you can use to ADD drawing to.
     *  If you want to draw onto the page, you have to add 
     *  drawing commands to the stream of the Contents object.
     *  \returns a contents object
     */
    virtual PdfObject* GetContentsForAppending() const = 0;

    /** Get access to the resources object of this page.
     *  This is most likely an internal object.
     *  \returns a resources object
     */
    virtual PdfObject* GetResources() const = 0;

    /** Get the current page size in PDF Units
     *  \returns a PdfRect containing the page size available for drawing
     */
    virtual const PdfRect GetPageSize() const = 0;

    /** Get a reference to a static procset PdfArray.
     *  \returns a reference to a static procset PdfArray
     */
    static const PdfArray & GetProcSet();

      /** Register a colourspace for a (separation) colour in the resource dictionary 
       *  of this page or XObbject so that it can be used for any following drawing 
       *  operations.
     *  
     *  \param rColor reference to the PdfColor
     */
      void AddColorResource( const PdfColor & rColor );

      /** Register an object in the resource dictionary of this page or XObbject
     *  so that it can be used for any following drawing operations.
     *  
     *  \param rIdentifier identifier of this object, e.g. /Ft0
     *  \param rRef reference to the object you want to register
     *  \param rName register under this key in the resource dictionary
     */
    void AddResource( const PdfName & rIdentifier, const PdfReference & rRef, const PdfName & rName );

 private:
    /** The procset is the same for all 
     *  PdfContents objects
     */
00095     static PdfArray s_procset;
};

};

#endif /* _PDF_CANVAS_H_ */

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