[Ftp-release] [poppler] Poppler 0.13.2 (0.14 Beta 1) released

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Sat Mar 27 15:17:37 PDT 2010

Available from

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

Changes against the 0.13.1 release:

 * Improve Movie support
 * Fix experimental Arthur backend to compile when if Splash backend is 
 * Fix usage of some streams in the Cairo backend
 * Small improvements in the experimental Arthur backend
 * Minor annotation improvements
 * Rework LinkRendition to follow the spec
 * Add support for Set-OCG-State actions
 * Correctly initialize the grayscale softmask color in the Splash backend
 * Correctly initialize actualText in TextOutputDev when initialization fails
 * Various MSVC fixes

 * Add support for Movie objects
 * Add support for Screen annotations
 * Add support for rendition actions
 * Add support for OCG State actions
 * Improvements to the demo

 * Always compile the experimental Arthur backend
 * Minor speed improvement in QPainter usage
 * Add a search overload that takes doubles instead of QRectF

 * Fix iconv usage
 * use gmtime() when gmtime_r() is not available
 * Fix building in autotools in windows
 * {from,to}_utf_8() -> {from,to}_utf8()

build system:
 * Multiple CMake build system fixes
 * Fix of some DIST targets in autotools
 * Make finding of Qt3 in autotools use pkg-config

Testing, patches and bug reports welcome.


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