Create PDFs using Python and xhtml2pdf

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  • pyenv

    Simple Python version management

    To create our project we are going to use virtualenv, to create an isolated python environment for this project. However, you can also use pyenv or venv.

  • xhtml2pdf

    A library for converting HTML into PDFs using ReportLab

    Here, we will generate a PDF file using an HTML template. We have to keep in mind that xhtml2pdf supports until HTML4. So, first, we have to create an HTML file that will behave as a template for our PDF file.

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