Opened 9 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#6949 closed enhancement (invalid)

[IDEA] PDF framework

Reported by: Owned by: nobody
Priority: normal Milestone: Unscheduled
Component: - General Version: R1/alpha2
Keywords: pdf library framework generic print Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All


It could be very interesting to have something similar to a/v codecs management approach, but for PDF rendering and creation. In this way we can exploit a 3rd-party library and change it whenever we need.

Here are some examples of crossplatform (aka C/C++) PDF libraries:

Hope that helps, or at lease inspires.

Change History (4)

comment:1 by beos_zealot, 9 years ago

Just wanted to confirm, that Mupdf (library and bundled command line tools) compiles and works on Haiku, because a few month ago i successfully build and used it on HAIKU gcc4 in one personal project.

comment:2 by korli, 9 years ago

Milestone: R1Unscheduled

comment:3 by scottmc, 5 years ago

one or more of these now have packages available. should this be closed?

comment:4 by waddlesplash, 3 years ago

Resolution: invalid
Status: newclosed

Indeed (we have MuPDF, and all the rest should be easily ported if they aren't already).

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