what in fedora rawhide replaces "pdftk" for extracting pages from PDF file?

Orion Poplawski orion at cora.nwra.com
Wed Apr 23 02:45:39 UTC 2014

On 04/22/2014 08:06 PM, Sérgio Basto wrote:
> On Ter, 2014-04-22 at 18:39 -0600, Michal Jaegermann wrote: 
>> On Wed, Apr 23, 2014 at 12:37:26AM +0200, drago01 wrote:
>>> Port pdftk to openjdk? 
>> I am not sure if there is really anything to port.  At
>> http://www.pdflabs.com/docs/install-pdftk-on-redhat-or-centos/
>> you can find pdftk-2.02-1.el6.src.rpm.  I do not now about rawhide
>> but out of curiosity I tried on a Fedora 20 installation:
>>    rpmbuild --rebuild pdftk-2.02-1.el6.src.rpm
>>   OTOH after light testing
>> pdftk binary seems to work just fine and it appears to be somwewhat
>> faster then the one from pdftk-1.44-11.fc19.x86_64 (the last one
>> available on Fedora 64-bits mirrors) although I did not try to do any
>> measurements.
> So pdftk 2.02 already port to openjdk ! , 
> we could undeprecated pdftk [1] and update to 2.02, checking pdftk.spec
> from 2.02 is pretty cool spec 

No, it isn't.  It still uses gcj, still bundles lots of java.

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