Dompdf v0.8.4 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-01-20 // over 2 years ago
  • ๐Ÿš€ This release has been superseded by version 0.8.5

    ๐Ÿ”„ Change highlights since 0.8.3

    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improves compatibility with PHP 7.x
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improves support for PDFLib 9
    • โž• Adds support for numeric font weights
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improves style inheritance though addition of computed CSS values in addition to declared and used values
    • ๐Ÿ‘Œ Improved handling of non-breaking space and word boundaries
    • Minor improvement to table border/background rendering

    ๐Ÿš€ The list of addressed issues can be found in the release milestone. View all changes since the previous release in the commit history.

    ๐Ÿš€ We would like to extend our gratitude to the community members who helped make this release possible.


    Dompdf 0.8.4 requires the following:

    • PHP 7.1 or greater
    • MBString
    • php-font-lib v0.5.x
    • php-svg-lib v0.3.x

    ๐Ÿ“œ Note that some dependencies may have further dependencies (notably php-svg-lib requires sabberworm/php-css-parser).

    โž• Additionally, the following are recommended for optimal use:

    • GD (for image processing)
    • allow_url_fopen set to true or the curl PHP extension (for retrieving stylesheets, images, etc via http)

    ๐Ÿ‘€ For full requirements and recommendations see the requirements page on the wiki.

    Download Instructions

    The dompdf team recommends that you use Composer for easier dependency management.

    ๐Ÿš€ If you're not yet using Composer you can download a packaged release of dompdf which includes all the files you need to use the library. Click the link labeled "" for the packaged release. The two buttons labeled "Source code" are auto-generated by github and do not include all the dependencies.