Apache FOP VS Apache PDFBox

Compare Apache FOP vs Apache PDFBox and see what are their differences.

Apache FOP

Mirror of Apache FOP (by apache)
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Apache FOP Apache PDFBox
0 12
138 1,705
1.4% 3.2%
7.8 9.7
6 days ago 3 days ago
Java Java
Apache License 2.0 Apache License 2.0
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Apache FOP

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

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

Apache PDFBox

Posts with mentions or reviews of Apache PDFBox. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Apache FOP and Apache PDFBox you can also consider the following projects:

iText - [DEPRECATED] Core Java Library + PDF/A, xtra and XML Worker. Only security fixes will be added — please use iText 7

flyingsaucer - XML/XHTML and CSS 2.1 renderer in pure Java

OpenPDF - OpenPDF is a free Java library for creating and editing PDF files with a LGPL and MPL open source license. OpenPDF is based on a fork of iText. We welcome contributions from other developers. Please feel free to submit pull-requests and bugreports to this GitHub repository. ⛺

Dynamic Jasper - Dynamic Reports using Jasper Reports

Apache POI - Mirror of Apache POI

Open HTML to PDF - An HTML to PDF library for the JVM. Based on Flying Saucer and Apache PDF-BOX 2. With SVG image support. Now also with accessible PDF support (WCAG, Section 508, PDF/UA)!

boxable - Boxable is a library that can be used to easily create tables in pdf documents.

Konik - A library to create, read and validate ZUGFeRD compliant invoices. Available for Java and .NET