What Is fop.jar in fop-2.7-bin.zip

What Is fop.jar? I got it from the fop-2.7-bin.zip.

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fop.jar in fop-2.7-bin.zip is the JAR file for FOP 2.7, which is a print formatter driven by XSL formatting objects (XSL-FO). You can obtain fop.jar from the build folder of the fop-2.7-bin.zip file.

Below is the information about the fop.jar (2.2) file:

JAR File Size and Download Location:

JAR name: fop.jar, fop-2.7.jar
Target JDK version: 1.7
File name: fop.jar
File size: 4442817 bytes
Release date: 20-Jan-2022
Download: Apache FOP Website

Java source code files for fop.jar:


 * Licensed to the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) under one or more
 * contributor license agreements.  See the NOTICE file distributed with
 * this work for additional information regarding copyright ownership.
 * The ASF licenses this file to You under the Apache License, Version 2.0
 * (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with
 * the License.  You may obtain a copy of the License at
 *      http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
 * Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
 * distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
 * See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
 * limitations under the License.

/* $Id: LayoutException.java 1296526 2012-03-03 00:18:45Z gadams $ */

package org.apache.fop.layoutmgr;

import java.util.Locale;

import org.apache.fop.events.Event;
import org.apache.fop.events.EventExceptionManager.ExceptionFactory;
import org.apache.fop.events.EventFormatter;

 * Exception thrown by FOP if an unrecoverable layout error occurs. An example: An area overflows
 * a viewport that has overflow="error-if-overflow".
 * TODO Discuss if this should become a checked exception.
public class LayoutException extends RuntimeException {

    private static final long serialVersionUID = 5157080040923740433L;

    private String localizedMessage;
    private LayoutManager layoutManager;

     * Constructs a new layout exception with the specified detail message.
     * @param message the detail message.
    public LayoutException(String message) {
        this(message, null);

     * Constructs a new layout exception with the specified detail message.
     * @param message the detail message
     * @param lm the layout manager that throws the exception
    public LayoutException(String message, LayoutManager lm) {
        this.layoutManager = lm;

     * Sets the localized message for this exception.
     * @param msg the localized message
    public void setLocalizedMessage(String msg) {
        this.localizedMessage = msg;

    /** {@inheritDoc} */
    public String getLocalizedMessage() {
        if (this.localizedMessage != null) {
            return this.localizedMessage;
        } else {
            return super.getLocalizedMessage();

     * Returns the layout manager that detected the problem.
     * @return the layout manager (or null)
    public LayoutManager getLayoutManager() {
        return this.layoutManager;

    /** Exception factory for {@link LayoutException}. */
    public static class LayoutExceptionFactory implements ExceptionFactory {

        /** {@inheritDoc} */
        public Throwable createException(Event event) {
            Object source = event.getSource();
            LayoutManager lm = (source instanceof LayoutManager) ? (LayoutManager)source : null;
            String msg = EventFormatter.format(event, Locale.ENGLISH);
            LayoutException ex = new LayoutException(msg, lm);
            if (!Locale.ENGLISH.equals(Locale.getDefault())) {
            return ex;

        /** {@inheritDoc} */
        public Class<LayoutException> getExceptionClass() {
            return LayoutException.class;




Or download all of them as a single archive file:

File name: fop-2.7-src.zip
File size: 3401312 bytes
Release date: 2022-01-20


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