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: WhitespaceManagementPenalty.java 1761026 2016-09-16 12:50:43Z ssteiner $ */

package org.apache.fop.layoutmgr;

import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.List;

import org.apache.fop.layoutmgr.MultiSwitchLayoutManager.WhitespaceManagementPosition;

 * A special penalty used to specify content having multiple variants. At most
 * only one variant will be inserted into the final document. If none of the
 * variants fit into the remaining space on the current page, the dynamic
 * content will be completely ignored.
public class WhitespaceManagementPenalty extends KnuthPenalty {

    public class Variant {

        public final List<ListElement> knuthList;
        public final int width;
        private final KnuthPenalty penalty;

        public Variant(List<ListElement> knuthList, int width) {
            this.knuthList = knuthList;
            this.width = width;
            this.penalty = new KnuthPenalty(width, 0, false, null, false);

        public KnuthElement getPenalty() {
            return penalty;

        public WhitespaceManagementPenalty getWhitespaceManagementPenalty() {
            return WhitespaceManagementPenalty.this;


    private final WhitespaceManagementPosition whitespaceManagementPosition;
    private final List<Variant> variantList;

    public WhitespaceManagementPenalty(WhitespaceManagementPosition pos) {
        super(0, 0, false, pos, false);
        this.whitespaceManagementPosition = pos;
        variantList = new ArrayList<Variant>();

    public void addVariant(Variant variant) {

    public void setActiveVariant(Variant bestVariant) {

    public boolean hasActiveVariant() {
        return whitespaceManagementPosition.getKnuthList() != null;

    public List<Variant> getVariants() {
        return variantList;

    public String toString() {
        String str = super.toString();
        StringBuffer buffer = new StringBuffer(64);
        buffer.append(" number of variants = " + variantList.size());
        return str + buffer;




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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