Fast and lightweight PDF generation for the Java platform!
Orson PDF is a fast, lightweight library for generating PDF content via the Java2D Graphics2D API. It is a perfect partner for Orson Charts, JFreeChart and any other code that uses Java2D to generate content.
For companies that do not wish to be bound by the terms of the GNU General Public License, an alternative commercial license can be purchased for GBP149.00 (price subject to change).
If you have any questions about Orson PDF, don't hesitate to send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Orson PDF version 1.9
9 February 2019
This release fixes several bugs and adds an automatic module name.
Orson PDF version 1.8
30 November 2017
This release fixes minor bugs and streamlines the build setup.
Orson PDF version 1.7
28 September 2015
This release adds support for transparent images, an implementation of the create() method, several bug fixes and adds GPLv3 as a licensing option.
Orson PDF version 1.6
31 March 2014
This release adds support for shape outlines using arbitrary Stroke implementations (previously only BasicStroke was supported).
Orson PDF version 1.5
4 March 2014
This release includes support for rendering text as vector graphics (via a rendering hint), improved alpha transparency handling, minor font mapping additions and some Javadoc updates.
Orson PDF version 1.4
18 December 2013
This release contains fixes for an invalid XREF table format, code that can generate malformed PDF files in certain locales, and an issue with font names containing spaces.
Orson PDF version 1.3
8 November 2013
OrsonPDF version 1.3 is now available to download. This is a maintenance release containing bug fixes.
"Both JFreeSVG and OrsonPDF now generate beautiful images."
Orson PDF version 1.2
13 September 2013
OrsonPDF version 1.2 is now available to download. This release contains a fix for RadialGradientPaint.
Orson PDF version 1.1
4 September 2013
We've released a new version of the OrsonPDF library with improved support for AttributedStrings and numerous bug fixes.