PDF Box

following on from post about using iText for cfpdfform tag

Are the plans for Lucee to use PDFBox?
I found this whist googling for cfml projects
http://cfmlprojects.org/artifacts/org/lucee/lib/PDFBox/

Looks like openBD uses PDFBox
https://mpwoodward.wordpress.com/tag/pdfbox/

Other search results
https://github.com/brijesh8nov/PDFBOX-ColdFusion-CFC-Wrapper
http://cflove.org/2009/12/read-pdf-text-in-coldfusion-with-pdfbox.cfm

Looks like licencing would be ok
Apache PDFBox - A Java PDF Library

The Apache PDFBox™ library is an open source Java tool for working with PDF
documents. This project allows creation of new PDF documents, manipulation
of existing documents and the ability to extract content from documents.
Apache PDFBox also includes several command line utilities. Apache PDFBox
is published under the Apache License v2.0.–

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Lucee already loads an old version of PDFBox (0.7.3).

I use a more recent version via JavaLoader though as it fixes a bug I
encountered with text extraction.On 31 May 2015 at 11:51, AJ Mercer <@AJ_Mercer> wrote:

Are the plans for Lucee to use PDFBox?

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