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I need to find all links in a pdf file, but also their position x,y on those pages. I want to create pictures out of a pdf (that I know hw to do) which I will use on a web site, but I need to know about those links too. What ever you can give, I will be very thankful.

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1/2 answer !

To find back the links you could start playing with

pdftotext -layout yourpdf.pdf

and then you will have to script around with the generated text yourpdf.txt file and a grep command. Knowing the exact xy location of each link is out of my knowledge !

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