pdftools: Text Extraction, Rendering and Converting of PDF Documents

Utilities based on 'libpoppler' for extracting text, fonts, attachments and metadata from a PDF file. Also supports high quality rendering of PDF documents into PNG, JPEG, TIFF format, or into raw bitmap vectors for further processing in R.

Version: 3.0.1
Imports: Rcpp (≥ 0.12.12), qpdf
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: jpeg, png, webp, tesseract, testthat
Published: 2021-05-06
Author: Jeroen Ooms ORCID iD [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Jeroen Ooms <jeroen at berkeley.edu>
BugReports: https://github.com/ropensci/pdftools/issues
License: MIT + file LICENSE
URL: https://docs.ropensci.org/pdftools/ (website) https://github.com/ropensci/pdftools#readme (devel) https://poppler.freedesktop.org (upstream)
NeedsCompilation: yes
SystemRequirements: Poppler C++ API: libpoppler-cpp-dev (deb) or poppler-cpp-devel (rpm). The unit tests also require the 'poppler-data' package (rpm/deb)
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: pdftools results

Documentation:

Reference manual: pdftools.pdf

Downloads:

Package source: pdftools_3.0.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: pdftools_3.0.1.zip, r-devel-UCRT: pdftools_3.0.1.zip, r-release: pdftools_3.0.1.zip, r-oldrel: pdftools_3.0.1.zip
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): pdftools_3.0.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): pdftools_3.0.1.tgz, r-oldrel: pdftools_3.0.1.tgz
Old sources: pdftools archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: ariExtra, bridger, daiR, doconv, eurlex, findR, gdiff, huito, iheiddown, JumpeR, mapscanner, OMICsPCA, pdfsearch, rcoreoa, readtext, speech, SwimmeR, tesseract, TextForecast, textreadr, vmeasur
Reverse suggests: easyr, fairadapt, flextable, fplot, gMOIP, goldi, gridGraphics, hunspell, ibawds, magick, pagedown, patientProfilesVis, ReactomeContentService4R, ricu, RRphylo, slickR, spelling, staplr, texPreview, tm

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