Any Linux software for editing and converting PDF files?
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Feb 27 22:26:01 UTC 2008
On 02/27/2008 02:03 PM, Bas Roufs wrote:
> Hello NoOp
> Just one question remaining.
>> Try pdftohtml (http://sourceforge.net/projects/pdftohtml/) then
>> edit the html.
> I managed to find and download it. However, it's not yet clear to me
> how to install it. I did not find this in one of the repositories, so
> I needed to download it directly.
My apologies... it was in fiesty and then incorporated into
poppler-utils for Gutsy. You can install via:
sudo apt-get install poppler-utils
man pdftohtml - or just pdftohtml without argument and it will show you
Not that there are quite a few handy tools in poppler-utils:
This package contains pdftops (PDF to PostScript converter), pdfinfo
(PDF document information extractor), pdfimages (PDF image extractor),
pdftotext (PDF to text converter), and pdffonts (PDF font analyzer).
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