Pdfgrep

Overview

Pdfgrep is a tool to search text in PDF files. It works similarly to grep.

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Features

  • search using regular expressions.

  • support for some important grep options, including:

    • filename output.

    • page number output.

    • optional case insensitivity.

    • count occurrences.

    • recursive search.

  • and the most important feature: color output!

For a complete documentation, please consult the manpage.

Download

The latest version is 1.3.2. You can download it here.

The development happens on gitorious. You can get the git version there.

Contact

pdfgrep-users [at] lists [dot] sourceforge [dot] net

Dependencies

  • poppler