program to convert PDF files into HTML, XML and PNG images
pdftohtml [options] <PDF-file> [<HTML-file> <XML-file>]
This manual page documents briefly the pdftohtml command. This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.
pdftohtml is a program that converts PDF documents into HTML. It generates its output in the current working directory.
A summary of options are included below.
-h, -help Show summary of options.
-f <int> first page to print
-l <int> last page to print
-q do not print any messages or errors
-v print copyright and version info
-p exchange .pdf links with .html
-c generate complex output
-s generate single HTML that includes all pages
-dataurls use data URLs instead of external images in HTML. No available in all platforms
-i ignore images
-noframes generate no frames. Not supported in complex output mode.
-stdout use standard output
-zoom <fp> zoom the PDF document (default 1.5)
-xml output for XML post-processing
-noRoundedCoordinates do not round coordinates (with XML output only)
-enc <string> output text encoding name
-opw <string> owner password (for encrypted files)
-upw <string> user password (for encrypted files)
-hidden force hidden text extraction
-fmt image file format for Splash output (png or jpg). If complex is selected, but -fmt is not specified, -fmt png will be assumed
-nomerge do not merge paragraphs
-nodrm override document DRM settings
-wbt <fp> adjust the word break threshold percent. Default is 10. Word break occurs when distance between two adjacent characters is greater than this percent of character height.
-fontfullname outputs the font name without any substitutions.
Pdftohtml was developed by Gueorgui Ovtcharov and Rainer Dorsch. It is based and benefits a lot from Derek Noonburg's xpdf package.
This manual page was written by Søren Boll Overgaard <email@example.com>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).