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 January 13, 2016:
core: * CairoOutputDev: Use shape mask with soft mask. Bug #91931 * TextOutputDev: Handle right-to-left text in search * TextOutputDev: Fix finding Arabic Presentation Forms ligatures * Fix crash in invalid file. Bug #93476 * Regression test improvements utils: * pdftocairo: fix writing to stdout out with image output * pdftocairo: document that -singlefile appends file type. Bug #86254 * pdftocairo: ensure surface flushed before accessing image data * pdftocairo: check for invalid use of options. Bug #92195 * pdfunite: Fix typo in manual build system: * Improve cmake build system
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.