Pdfkit VS Prawn

Compare Pdfkit vs Prawn and see what are their differences.

Pdfkit

A Ruby gem to transform HTML + CSS into PDFs using the command-line utility wkhtmltopdf (by pdfkit)

Prawn

Fast, Nimble PDF Writer for Ruby (by prawnpdf)
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Pdfkit Prawn
3 7
2,858 4,407
0.1% 0.3%
3.6 3.1
28 days ago 13 days ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License CNRI Python Open Source GPL Compatible License Agreement
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Pdfkit

Posts with mentions or reviews of Pdfkit. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-08-30.

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 Pdfkit and Prawn you can also consider the following projects:

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

HexaPDF - Versatile PDF creation and manipulation for Ruby

puppeteer - Headless Chrome Node.js API

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...

Squid - A Ruby library to plot charts in PDF files

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.