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 September 1, 2022:
Release 22.09.0: core: * Splash: Do not truncate line dash patterns with more than 20 entries. Issue #1281 * Various signature related improvements * Fix FormField::getFullyQualifiedName in some scenarios * Splash: Small optimization on dash pattern handling * JBIG2Stream::readHalftoneRegionSeg: Fix potential memory leak * Fix crashes on malformed files. Including CVE-2022-38784 * Fix string formatting in error reporting utils: * pdfsig: List signature field names when listing signature information * pdfsig: Add support for specifying signature by field name * pdfunite: Fix crashes on malformed files * pdfunite: Fix potential memory leak of docs glib: * Fix two potential memory leaks in poppler_document_create_dests_tree
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, 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: