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 May 3, 2022:
Release 22.05.0: core: * Annotations: Make sure we embed fonts for the FreeText annots * Forms: Make sure we embedd fonts as needed * Signatures: Make sure we embed the needed fonts * CairoOutputDev: color type 3 fonts * fix two bugs in multiline find_text() * code improvements utils: * pdftotext: added TSV mode * HtmlOutputDev: don't use png.h cpp: * Use time_t for time * Add page_transition::durationReal qt: * Pass leftFontSize down to `FormWidgetSignature::signDocumentWithAppearence`
Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data:
poppler-data-0.4.11.tar.gz, released on September 6, 2021.
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 and qt5. 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: