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ActionView::Component

Writing and maintaining server-side rendered views in Rails was tedious and error-prone, especially in large apps. A new library developed by GitHub is supposed to improve that experience. Let's have a look what it does and how it works.

From Prawn to WickedPDF and back to Prawn

"Why generating PDF from HTML did not make me happy" (english, ~40min)

Generating pdfs with rather complex layouts is a key feature of our product, so this talk is about my personal experience with:

  • limitations and reliability of pdf libs and developer happyness
  • how generating pdfs evolved over time at foxtag and the status quo
  • the pdf "ecosystem" in general

... and of course I'd like to learn about other solutions that I don't know

Since Study.eu mentioned Puppeteer and rails_pdf when asking for pdf creation approaches, I'll try to take a quick look at them and give a short first impression how useful they may be for

Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmer (20)

Lorenz Kitzmann
Treffen: 9
Themen: 0

Jim Lesperance
Treffen: 5
Themen: 0

Daniel Gruenthal
Treffen: 31
Themen: 0

Sarah Langheinrich
Treffen: 23
Themen: 0

Waldemar
Treffen: 67
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Aleks
Treffen: 1
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Nora Briesemeister
Treffen: 1
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Johannes Strampe
Treffen: 16
Themen: 3

Johannes Thönes
Treffen: 2
Themen: 0

Helmut Schmidt
Treffen: 9
Themen: 0

Stefan Greffenius
Treffen: 1
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theSoenke
Treffen: 1
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Manuel Boy
Treffen: 1
Themen: 1

Organizer

Peter Schröder
Treffen: 82
Themen: 12

Luka Dornhecker
Treffen: 14
Themen: 0

Karsten Senz
Treffen: 31
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Bente Pieck
Treffen: 10
Themen: 1

Gerrit Sommer
Treffen: 2
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Niels Linnemann
Treffen: 5
Themen: 1

Organizer

Irina Lindt
Treffen: 13
Themen: 0

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