Converting The Pound Symbol
Had a task where I needed to add the GBP symbol £ to a pdf which is built up using FPDF.
Since FPDF does not support UTF8 encoding, it would not render the GBP (£) character;
The fix for this is to convert the character first.
iconv("UTF-8", "ISO-8859-1", "£");
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