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 1, 2024:
core: * Fix reading some JBIG2 streams. Issue #1319 * Fix saving some annotation interior color when it's empty * Make searching for fonts when adding annotations a bit faster * Make sure images are compressed when adding them * Small internal code cleanup utils: * pdfimages: return exit code 2 when error opening output files
Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data:
poppler-data-0.4.12.tar.gz, released on February 1, 2023.
Previous poppler releases are available here.
Poppler is developed using git. To clone the repository use the following command:
git clone https://anongit.freedesktop.org/git/poppler/poppler.git
Poppler comes with multiple frontends (APIs): cpp, glib, qt5 and qt6. Following is a list of already generated documentation. You can always generate up to date documentation from the source code.
Use gitlab to report bugs or suggest enhancements.
If you have documents that don't render properly with poppler, please open a bug and attach the PDF file there, if possible.
We run continuous integration via the gitlab CI on:
There are a few non official CI too: