[Ftp-release] Poppler 0.13.1 (0.14 Alpha) released

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Mon Mar 1 15:44:07 PST 2010

Available from
http://poppler.freedesktop.org/poppler-0.13.1.tar.gz (when the DNS updates and 
points to the correct site)

WARNING: This is a unstable release, it is actually 0.14 Alpha release, it 
should work like any release from the 0.12 branch, but do not blame us if it 
turns your fridge into a Commodore Amiga.

Changes against the 0.13.0 release:

	 * New C++ frontend to interface with Poppler using only STL
	 * Use the right matrix for the mask in drawMaskedImage in Cairo output 
device. Bug #16906
	 * Fix downscaling images when document is rotated in Cairo output 
device. Bug #26264
	 * GooVector rewrite, old version had "unknown" origins/license
	 * Fix use after free in a error condition
	 * Improve handling of broken commands. Bug #24575
	 * Fix potential use after free in Cairo output device.
	 * Fix regression in painting. Bug #26243
	 * Improve handling of FontConfig. Bug #26544
	 * Only assume the OC is not visible if it exists and is set to no. Bug 
	 * Fix a potential crash in Splash font handling on out of memory 
	 * Implement writeImgFile for splashModeXBGR8
	 * Several speed increases (around 40% in some documents) in the Splash 
output device
	 * Improve printing on the Cairo output device
	 * Do not use '\' character in PostScript names
	 * Omit writing of embedded fonts into temporary files in the Cairo 
output device. Bug #26694
	 * Improve filtering of some images in the Cairo output device. Bugs 
#25268, #9860

	 * pdftoppm: Only swap w with h if rotation is 90 or 270
	build system:
	 * Add POPPLER_WITH_GDK in cmake build system. Bug #26247
	 * Fix typo: "MULTITHREAD" -> "MULTITHREADED in cmake build system
	 * Wrap #include <jpeglib.h> in extern "C" to fix build. Bug #26351
	 * Add the Win32-specific ENABLE_RELOCATABLE option to cmake build system
	 * Reflect that poppler-glib needs cairo now in cmake build system
	 * Use pkgconfig to detect libpng on autotools build system
	 * Detect the need for nanosleep in solaris in cmake build system. Bug 

Testing, patches and bug reports welcome.


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