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How to use Webkit with Arabic?

on 9/22/14, 7:30 AM 1,829 views

I installed webkit reports and wkhtml2pdf and yet can't render Arabic reports the proper way. what am I missing ?

Note: I also configured the system envirtonmental vairable.


in OpenERP V7 webkit is stable without any Problem but in odoo 8 the engine of webkit is changed and not support Arabic isa soon will solve this problem :) Good Luck

Asmaa Aly
on 10/13/14, 8:40 AM
On 1/4/15, 8:17 AM

I knew the answer just install the webkit module and install webkit html2pdf from here:


For example for centos 7

yum -y instal http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/wkhtmltopdf/0.12.1/wkhtmltox-0.12.1_linux-centos7-amd64.rpm

You may need to set the environmental variable related to webkit executable to the result of the command:

which wkhtml2pdf

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Asked: 9/22/14, 7:30 AM
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