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 September 10, 2015:
core: * Patch to support RichMedia annotations * Splash: Fix wrong memory access. Bug #91686 * Cairo: fix size of transparency group surface. Bug #66229 * Fix bounds check in Linearization::getPageFirst. Bug #91200 * File Saving improvements * Add premultiplied alpha channel to SplashBitmap * Fix for xref table creation. Bug #90790 * Fix JBIG2Decode infinite loop and stack overflow. Bug #91186 * Minor optimization in text extraction qt4: * Basic support for RichMedia annotations * Change default image format * Minor optimizations qt5: * Basic support for RichMedia annotations * Change default image format * Minor optimizations cpp: * Fix utf8/utf16 conversion. Bug #91644 build system: * Do not hardcode -fPIC in Makefile.am * cmake: Allow configuring SHARE_INSTALL_DIR. Bug #90293 utils: * pdfunite: Insert embedded files in result pdf. Bug #90066 * pdftotext: Add -bbox-layout option. Bug #89941
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.