ruby-pdf-core - Ruby library to render PDF documents

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name ruby-pdf-core
Package version 0.5.1
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 117 B
Download size 17.80 KB
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PDF::Core is a pure Ruby library to render PDF documents. It supports
several PDF features, such as among others:
* low-level annotation
* istream objects and stream filters
* NameTree
* object repository
* object serialization
* indirect objects
* page geometries
It is used internally by Prawn (provided in the ruby-prawn package),
a Ruby PDF generation library.


Package Version Architecture Repository
ruby-pdf-core_0.5.1-1_all.deb 0.5.1 all Ubuntu Universe
ruby-pdf-core - - -


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ruby -
ruby-interpreter -
ruby-pdf-reader -


Name Value
ruby-prawn << 1.0.0~s


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Binary Package ruby-pdf-core_0.5.1-1_all.deb
Source Package ruby-pdf-core

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install ruby-pdf-core deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install ruby-pdf-core




2015-04-29 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-pdf-core (0.5.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.5.1
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed)
2014-09-28 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-pdf-core (0.4.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Imported Upstream version 0.4.0
* Extend no_bundler.patch to load correctly pdf/core in specs,
and rename to clean_spec_helper.patch
* Add Testsuite: autopkgtest-pkg-ruby to debian/control
2014-03-28 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-pdf-core (0.2.5-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add Breaks: and Replaces: with version of ruby-prawn < 1.0.0, as this
library has been split out from ruby-prawn and thus ships files contained
in earlier versions of ruby-prawn. (Closes: #742585)
2014-03-19 - Cédric Boutillier <>
ruby-pdf-core (0.2.5-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Initial release (Closes: #742270)

See Also

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ruby-pdf-reader_1.4.0-1_all.deb Ruby library for accessing the content of PDF files
ruby-peach_0.5.1-3_all.deb parallel execution of each and map in Ruby
ruby-pg_0.18.4-1_i386.deb PostgreSQL interface for Ruby
ruby-phonon_4.14.3-1ubuntu2_i386.deb Phonon bindings for the Ruby language
ruby-pkg-config_1.1.5-1_all.deb pkg-config implementation for Ruby
ruby-plist_3.2.0-1_all.deb all-purpose property list manipulation library
ruby-pluggaloid_1.0.2-1_all.deb Extensible plugin system for mikutter
ruby-polyglot_0.3.4-1_all.deb Custom language loaders for specified file extensions
ruby-poppler_2.2.5-4build1_i386.deb Ruby bindings for the libpoppler-glib library
ruby-posix-spawn_0.3.11-1build2_i386.deb Ruby Implementation of posix_spawn(2) for faster process spawning
ruby-powerbar_1.0.17-1_all.deb progressbar library for Ruby
ruby-powerpack_0.1.1-2build1_all.deb Useful extensions to core Ruby classes
ruby-prawn-doc_2.0.2+dfsg-1_all.deb fast, nimble PDF generation library for Ruby (documentation)
ruby-prawn-manual-builder_0.2.0-1_all.deb tool to write manuals for Prawn and Prawn accessories