SVG markup in PDF as generated from Jasper Reports

Problem Statement

I have a SVG markup sent from front end javascript to back-end action classes. I am using Jasper Reports to generate PDF which will contain the SVG image( i have markup data only). How do i do that.

What i have tried

I have tried to embed SVG image( having the link to image file) to the PDF file while generating reports.

Looking for

How to embed svg markup so that i can see the image in PDF. Any other best approach to solve it.

According to their own web site (here: you need to include the SVG using a special HTML element:

<imageExpression class="net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRRenderable">

While Embedding SVG image in ireport to pdf, I want to embed a svg image to generate pdf. I am using ireport preview option to run the report. I do not see any exception log during execution� I have created a chart in jfreechart and using batik exported it as SVG. Now i am converting this SVG into PDF. But i am not sure if it is possible to render the PDF contents in jasper reports. Also i am doing this to reduce the size of the generated report because with SVG the size is too much. Regards, Namrata.

As the question indicates the absence of a SVG markup file, you could stick to the answer by David van Driessche but use a different getter:

BatikRenderer.getInstanceFromText($P{svgMarkup}) for example where svgMarkup is a parameter of String type containing the SVG markup data.

Issue in Embedding SVG file in Ireports PDF, I m using IReports Designer 5.6.0 and trying to generate a PDF file by putting svg in html component or in custom visualization component? I am using ireport 4.5.0. I want to embed a svg image to generate pdf. I am using ireport preview option to run the report. I do not see any exception log during execution and the pdf generated is empty at the location of the image.

In later versions of jasper reports you no longer need to add class="net.sf.jasperreports.engine.JRRenderable" to the imageExpression.

It is the default in JasperReports 6+ and JasperSoftStudio (JSS) will remove it if you add it in the Source pane.

The Tomcat SVG file provided in the JasperSoft Community answer works nicely. My own SVG file would show properly in MS Edge or Chrome but didn't appear in JSS.

When I added width, height, viewbox and overflow attributes to the svg element, it then did appear in JSS - so try the example first before trying the svg you actually want.

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  • Yeah, that again you are adding an SVG file directly right. So do i need to create a SVG image file from SVG markup received from front end and store in temporary location to refer it like suggested?
  • No, you just hand it a file of svg markup as the answer already indicates.
  • Must I escape all " in the parameter for svg code? It throws an error. Please share a sample of the parameter
  • @DavidDunham as BatikRenderer is deprecated, it is adviced to research a different approach. If you encounter exceptions, try to find answers within tha WAN or ask a question including your source code and full exception stack trace.
  • Im using jaspersoft 6.5.1, SVG's do not show up without BatikRenderer. What should I use? If I replace "jasperreports.renderers.BatikRenderer" with "jasperreports.renderers.ResourceRenderer" the graphic does not show
  • @DavidDunham best action would include posteng a brand new StackOverflow question including a minimal reproducible example plus expectations and precise problem description with StackTraces as it is hard to get an idea on what you are doing from within this limited comment space right here.
  • Yes, however there is 0 output when using Batik / ResourceRenderer, there is no error in the console, so it does not even point me in the right direction... (the graphic just does not show up when using later)
  • Please consider using the code notation for your code int he above answer.