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Install pdftotext

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and Mac OS X) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). Learn more.

To install the pdftotext component, follow these steps:

  • Log in to the server console and execute the following command:

    • Debian:

      $ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install -y xpdf
      
    • CentOS:

      $ sudo yum install poppler-utils
      
  • Update the installdir/apps/resourcespace/htdocs/include/config.php file by adding the line below to it:

    $pdftotext_path='/usr/bin';
    
  • Restart Apache:

    $ sudo installdir/ctlscript.sh restart apache
    
Last modification September 5, 2018