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Distributes documents and images

DjVu is a Web-centric format and software platform for distributing documents and images. DjVu content downloads and displays faster than competing formats. DjVu images can be smoothly zoomed and panned. DjVuLibre is a free and open source implementation of DjVu, including viewers, browser plugins, decoders, simple encoders, and utilities.


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version 3.5.27 (stable)
released on 12 February 2015

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License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey25 July 2002

Leaders and contributors

Leon Bottou Maintainer

Resources and communication

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Bug Tracking,Developer,

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 March 2017.


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