libHaru is a free, open source, cross platform library for generating PDF files for applications written in C or C++. It is not intended for reading and editing existing PDF files.
It supports the following features:Generating PDF files with lines, text, images.
Outline, text annotation, link annotation.
Compressing document with deflate-decode.
Embedding PNG, Jpeg images.
Embedding Type1 font and TrueType font.
Creating encrypted PDF files.
Using various character sets (ISO8859-1~16, MS CP1250~8, KOI8-R).
Supporting CJK fonts and encodings.
libHaru is written in ANSI C and should compile easily with any compliant C compiler.
It tested in the following environment:Cygwin + GCC (Microsoft Windows).
Cygwin + MinGW (Microsoft Windows).
Microsoft VC++ (Microsoft Windows).
Borland C++ (Microsoft Windows).
GCC (Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, Solaris...).
libHaru can be used as a static library or as a dynamic library.
When you use it as static-library, It can be used by C and a C++. But when you use it as shared-library, it can be used by many development languages which support shared library.
libharu provides bindings for programming languages:C++