Read Portable Document Format (PDF) Files

Provides an interface to 'PDFMiner' <> a 'Python' package for extracting information from 'PDF'-files. 'PDFMiner' has the goal to get all information available in a 'PDF'-file, position of the characters, font type, font size and informations about lines. Which makes it the perfect starting point for extracting tables from 'PDF'-files. More information can be found in the package 'README'-file.


Reference manual

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1.0 by Florian Schwendinger, 10 months ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Florian Schwendinger [aut, cre, cph] , Benjamin Schwendinger [aut, cph]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports checkmate, jsonlite

Suggests PythonInR, RSQLite

System requirements: Python>=3.6, pdfminer.six>=20200402, pandas

See at CRAN