Looking for Python tools for extracting information from PDF files.

Darrell dgallion1 at yahoo.com
Fri Jun 21 08:19:27 EDT 2002


Now I'm using Pyrex to parse PDF and it works very well.
What I have isn't ready for posting. But I must say Pyrex 
is nice.


Pearu Peterson <pearu at cens.ioc.ee> wrote in message news:<mailman.1024567408.12098.python-list at python.org>...
> Hi,
> Can anyone suggest a (preferably Python) tool that can be used to extract
> various information from PDF files? In particularly, I am interested in
> extracting graphics from the PDF files.
> I tried to search the web but all I found were tools to
> create/modify/transform PDF files but I could not find any tools that can
> extract graphics. Any hints are appreciated.
> Thanks,
> 	Pearu

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