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 July 2, 2020:
Release 0.90.0: core: * Color profile tweaks * Small signature improvements * BBoxOutputDev: Fix calculation when type3 fonts are involved * Fix potential crash when reading Forms * Fix infinite loop in broken file glib: * Fix adding annots in rotated pages * Add ability to reset forms * Several fixes to the documentation qt5: * Make it clear we require Qt 5.5 * demo: Fix crash on broken files * Small documentation improvements utils: * pdftoppm: Add option to set display profile * pdftops: Add a -rasterize option with values always, never, or whenneeded build system: * Require cmake 3.5 * More modern cmake way to link against curl
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. 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: