Poppler is a PDF rendering library based on the xpdf-3.0 code base.
What's with the name?
Discuss poppler on the poppler
mailing list, or visit the
#poppler irc channel on
The latest stable release is
released on August 9, 2015:
core: * Fix assert in broken file. Bug #91344 * Adjust memory layout computation of GooString * Make SplashBitmap XBGR transfer alpha channel * Splash: Fix wrong writes on non rgb outputs. Bug #90570 * Splash: remove ifndef in Windows code * GlobalParamsWin bugfixes. Bug #91053 qt4: * Switch default image format * Add IgnorePaperColor render flag qt5: * Improve efficiency of Poppler::Page::renderToImage * Switch default image format * Add IgnorePaperColor render flag build system: * Allow configuring SPLASH_CMYK support * Add configure --enable-build-type. Bug #90796 glib: * Explicitly link against pthread * Deprecation fixes utils: * pdftocairo: Fix cast to pointer from integer of different size on win64
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.
Use bugzilla to report bugs
or suggest enhancements. The component is
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.