Ubuntu Touch: Poppler or MuPDF as PDF renderer

Jan Henke jan.henke at gmail.com
Thu May 30 06:34:09 UTC 2013


would a JavaScript implementation help? pdf.js from Mozilla is available
under the Apache v2 licence at github: https://github.com/mozilla/pdf.js/

Best Regards
Jan Henke

Am 29.05.2013 23:26, schrieb Till Kamppeter:
> On 05/21/2013 12:32 AM, Alexander Antimonov wrote:
>> As both Poppler and MuPDF are strong copylefted, question is if
>> either of two may be turned into "standard API" for pdf rendering?
>> Because doing so would require third-party apps be GPL compatible.
> Seems that someone needs to start writing a new PDF renderer from
> scratch then. All Open Source PDF renderers seem to be strict GPL.
>    Till

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