Squid VS Prawn

Compare Squid vs Prawn and see what are their differences.

Squid

A Ruby library to plot charts in PDF files (by Fullscreen)

Prawn

Fast, Nimble PDF Writer for Ruby (by prawnpdf)
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Squid Prawn
0 7
218 4,361
0.5% 0.2%
0.0 4.7
7 months ago 4 months ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License CNRI Python Open Source GPL Compatible License Agreement
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Squid

Posts with mentions or reviews of Squid. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Squid yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

Prawn

Posts with mentions or reviews of Prawn. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Squid and Prawn you can also consider the following projects:

Wicked Pdf - PDF generator (from HTML) plugin for Ruby on Rails

Pdfkit - A Ruby gem to transform HTML + CSS into PDFs using the command-line utility wkhtmltopdf

HexaPDF - Versatile PDF creation and manipulation for Ruby

Grover - A Ruby gem to transform HTML into PDFs, PNGs or JPEGs using Google Puppeteer/Chromium

CombinePDF - A Pure ruby library to merge PDF files, number pages and maybe more...

Shrimp - a phantomjs based pdf renderer

Kitabu - A framework for creating e-books from Markdown using Ruby. Using the Prince PDF generator, you'll be able to get high quality PDFs. Also supports EPUB, Mobi, Text and HTML generation.

Gimli - Utility for converting markup files to pdf files

RGhost - RGhost is a document creation and conversion API. It uses the Ghostscript framework for the format conversion, utilizes EPS templates and is optimized to work with larger documents. Support(PDF,PS,GIF,TIF,PNG,JPG,etc)