Search PDFs for strings matching a regular expression


/api/formula/pdfgrep.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 2.1.1
head ⚡️ HEAD
bottle 🍾 mojave, high_sierra, sierra, el_capitan


--with-pcre Build with pcre support

Depends on:

libgcrypt 1.8.4 Cryptographic library based on the code from GnuPG
poppler 0.72.0 PDF rendering library (based on the xpdf-3.0 code base)

Depends on optionally:

pcre++ 0.9.5 C++ wrapper for the Perl Compatible Regular Expressions

Depends on when building from source:

pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries


Installs (30 days)
pdfgrep 334
pdfgrep --with-pcre 6
Installs on Request (30 days)
pdfgrep 317
pdfgrep --with-pcre 6
Build Errors (30 days)
pdfgrep 0
Installs (90 days)
pdfgrep 1,018
pdfgrep --with-pcre 22
Installs on Request (90 days)
pdfgrep 952
pdfgrep --with-pcre 22
Installs (365 days)
pdfgrep 5,932
pdfgrep --with-pcre 215
Installs on Request (365 days)
pdfgrep 4,608
pdfgrep --with-pcre 174
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