Poppler is a PDF rendering library based on the xpdf-3.0 code base.

What's with the name?

Contact

Discuss poppler on the poppler mailing list, or visit the #poppler irc channel on irc.freenode.org.

Poppler Wiki.

Download

The latest stable release is poppler-0.34.0.tar.xz, released on July 8, 2015:

        core:
         * Splash: Fix crash in PDF with nested softmasks. Bug #91240
         * Splash: Speed up of rendering icc based images. Bug #90171
         * PSOutputDev: Embed Type1 fonts to PostScript files correctly. Bug #19747
         * Fix pedantic memory leak

        glib:
         * update new symbols section

        build system:
         * cmake: Make sure ENABLE_LIBOPENJPEG is either 0 or 1

Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data: poppler-data-0.4.7.tar.gz (released Aug 12, 2014).

Previous poppler releases are available here.

Poppler is available from git. To clone the repository use the following command:

git clone git://git.freedesktop.org/git/poppler/poppler

or browse the repository with cgit.

TODO

See TODO or check out the bugs filed against poppler.

Bugzilla

Use bugzilla to report bugs or suggest enhancements. The component is poppler.

If you have documents that don't render properly with poppler, please open a bug in bugzilla and attach the PDF file there, if possible.