Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Building Poppler Qt4 Wrapper

Poppler is a PDF rendering library used by several programs (i.e. evince, Oular, LocoPDF, etc.) that comes with multiple frontends (APIs), including a Qt 4 wrapper. As I wanted to develop a PDF viewer for DFF (Digital Forensics Framework) I decided to build latest Poppler version from scratch under Linux. Here are some notes I collected from such a task.