' Papyrus' is a XML-based reporting language for PostgreSQL, MySQL, and bonddb. It can generate well-formatted reports in LaTeX, PDF, PostScript, HTML, ANSI, and XML. The XML is expressed in a formatting-oriented style to allow you to develop a wide range of reports. SQL is then embedded into the report to give you the desired data. Papyrus is command-line driven, and data arguments can be passed into the report. Equations and expressions can also be carried out on data.
released on 3 November 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2||Janet Casey||24 September 2003|
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|Required to use||Perl|
|Weak prerequisite||gv (to view PS files)|
|Required to use||LaTeX|
|Weak prerequisite||xdvi (to view latex files)|
|Required to use||MySQL *or*PostgreSQL|
|Weak prerequisite||netscape (to view HTML files)|
|Required to use||libxml2|
|Required to use||dvips|
|Required to use||ImageMagick|
|Weak prerequisite||acroread (to view PDF files)|
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