Bug 10300 - Contents of PDF Annotations (Pop-up notes) not output by pdftotext
Summary: Contents of PDF Annotations (Pop-up notes) not output by pdftotext
Status: RESOLVED MOVED
Alias: None
Product: poppler
Classification: Unclassified
Component: general (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: poppler-bugs
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Reported: 2007-03-14 23:40 UTC by Jeffrey Ratcliffe
Modified: 2018-08-21 11:15 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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A PDF with a scan and an annotation (91.78 KB, application/pdf)
2007-06-15 12:43 UTC, Jeffrey Ratcliffe
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Description Jeffrey Ratcliffe 2007-03-14 23:40:39 UTC
PDF can contain annotations (pop-up notes). It would be highly useful if their contents were output by pdftotext to allow them to be indexed by
Beagle.

I am the author of gscan2pdf (http://gscan2pdf.sourceforge.net/), an
application to make it easy to scan to a PDF. Having added OCR functionality,
the most obvious way of using the OCR output in the PDF is in an annotation -
thereby having the original scan, and idealy searchable text.
Comment 1 Jeffrey Ratcliffe 2007-06-15 12:43:52 UTC
Created attachment 10325 [details]
A PDF with a scan and an annotation

The annotation reads "This is an annotation"
Comment 2 GitLab Migration User 2018-08-21 11:15:19 UTC
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