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 February 5, 2015:
core: * CairoOutputDev: support embedding JBIG2 image data * Accept malformed documents whose root is a Page instead of a Pages. Bug #88172 * Fix crash on broken documents * JPEG2000Stream: Inline doGetChar and doLookChar * GlobalParams cleaning utils: * pdftops: Add rasterization option. Bug #85934 qt4: * Expose whole-words search option qt5: * Expose whole-words search option
Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data: poppler-data-0.4.7.tar.gz (released Aug 12, 2014).
Development takes place on git in what will be the 0.30 release series.
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.