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 0.24 branch is the stable release series. The latest such release
released on November 26, 2013:
core: * Fix regression in broken endstream detection. Bug #70854 * Catalog: sort entries of NameTrees to make sure lookup works. Bug #26049 * Don't infinite loop if reading from GooFile::read fails. Bug #71835 utils: * pdftotext: Do not close stdout. Bug #71639 * pdftotext: Silence warning for may be used uninitialized variable. Bug #71640 * pdftotext: Escape the text of the xml headers * Warn the user if he provides a wrong range qt4: * Fix typo in xml API. Bug #71643 qt5: * Fix typo in xml API. Bug #71643
Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data: poppler-data-0.4.6.tar.gz (released Oct 12, 2012).
Development takes place on git in what will be the 0.26 release
series. The latest unstable release is Poppler 0.25.0 (0.24 Alpha)
released on December 11, 2013:
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.