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Generate PDF Using C#

, 1 Feb 2009
Using OpenOffice to convert different document types to PDF.
using System;
using OpenOfficeService.Objects;
using System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels.Tcp;
using System.Runtime.Remoting.Channels;
using System.Runtime.Remoting;
using OpenOfficeWrapper;

namespace OpenOfficeService
    /// <summary>
    /// Class that is registred for Remoting usage and serves as a proxy
    /// between applications and ConvertToPDF class
    /// </summary>
    public class Receiver : MarshalByRefObject, IReceiver
        public static string ReceiverName
            get { return "OpenOfficeServiceReceiver"; }

        private static object _initLock = new object();
        private static bool initialied = false;
        public static void Init()
            lock (_initLock)
                if (!initialied)
                    TcpServerChannel serverChannel = new TcpServerChannel(
                        "tcpOpenOfficeServiceServerChannel", Properties.Settings.Default.Port);
                    ChannelServices.RegisterChannel(serverChannel, false);

                        (typeof(Receiver), ReceiverName, WellKnownObjectMode.Singleton);

                    RemotingConfiguration.CustomErrorsMode = CustomErrorsModes.Off;

                    initialied = true;

        #region IReceiver Members

        public byte[] ConvertToPDF(byte[] wordMl)
            return ConversionToPDF.Generate(wordMl);

        public byte[] ConvertToPDF(string source)
            return ConversionToPDF.Generate(source);

        public string ConvertToPDF(string source, string destination)
            return ConversionToPDF.Generate(source, destination);


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