[NTG-pdftex] Docs for xpdf libraries or poppler?

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Thu Oct 11 18:23:22 CEST 2007


2007/10/11, David Kastrup <dak at gnu.org>:
> Now PDFTeX obviously _has_ been able to make sense of the libraries.
> What source of information has been used for this?  Key point

General knowledge of how a pdf library works and of PDF. :-)

> I have to read some PDF files, process them at some rather shallow
> object level, and write out the results.

Have a look at pdftk + lua and iText.

Best
   Martin


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