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 April 28, 2016:
core: * Implement sanity check for linearization usage. Bug #92482 * Add SymbolMT as an alias for the Symbol font. Bug #93168 * Fix some blank files. Bug #94756 * cairo: fix fillToStrokePathClip crash and rendering. Bug #62905 * cairo: Check if PDF knows the width of 'm' in case of substituted font. Bug #94054 * cairo: save mask state and don't extend image mask. bug #94234 * SplashOuputDev: Compile with C++11 compilers that don't define isinfinite. Bug #94761 * typo fixes utils: * pdftocairo: Calculate rotation before scaling. Bug #94655 qt4: * Fix crash on certain PDF form item activation actions. Bug #94873 qt5: * Fix crash on certain PDF form item activation actions. Bug #94873
Besides poppler you are also going to need poppler encoding data: poppler-data-0.4.7.tar.gz (released Aug 12, 2014).
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.