Poppler is a PDF rendering library based on the xpdf-3.0 code base.
What's with the name?
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The latest stable release is
released on Oct 31, 2018:
core: * Replace the implementation of GooString by std::string but keep the exact interface intact. * Replace GBool, gTrue, and gFalse by bool, true, false, resp. * Splash: Fix crash if document is malformed (too wide) qt5: * Fix crash when adding Highlight Annotations * Default to hidden symbols * Fix two leaks in a test glib: * demo: Fix build on Windows * demo: Align property labels to top of cell cpp: * Fix typos in documentation build system: * Enable searching for GTK on Windows * Remove unused files * Add fuzzer target from oss-fuzz project
The tarball has been signed (.sig file) by Albert Astals Cid CA262C6C83DE4D2FB28A332A3A6A4DB839EAA6D7.
Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data:
poppler-data-0.4.9.tar.gz, released on April 24, 2018.
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, it may or may not be up to date. You can always generate an updated one from the source code.
Use giltab 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.