I'm still trying to learn iText and have a few of the concepts down. However I can't figure out what
TabStop is or how to use it. My particular problem is that I want to fill the end of all paragraphs with a bunch of dashes. I believe this is called a TabStop and I see the class in the iText API but I have no clue on how to use it.
This is a short example that uses the
java.util.List tabStopsList = new ArrayList(); tabStopsList.add(new TabStop(100, new DottedLineSeparator())); tabStopsList.add(new TabStop(200, new LineSeparator(), TabStop.Alignment.CENTER)); tabStopsList.add(new TabStop(300, new DottedLineSeparator(), TabStop.Alignment.RIGHT)); p = new Paragraph(new Chunk("Hello world", f)); p.setTabSettings(new TabSettings(tabStopsList, 50)); addTabs(p, f, 0, "la|la"); ct.addElement(p);
Hope this helps.