[poppler] Things for 0.22

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Fri Oct 19 12:59:02 PDT 2012

El Divendres, 19 d'octubre de 2012, a les 21:34:19, Thomas Freitag va 
> Am 17.10.2012 00:36, schrieb Albert Astals Cid:
> > I've collected the things that i had in my head for 0.22 at the
> > "Target features/bugs for 0.22" section of
> > http://freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/poppler
> > 
> > Can you guys give it a look and make sure nothing is missing?
> I was really surprised that You still think about to commit a solution
> for "[Bug 37347] A pdf with a grid of thin lines is almost unreadable
> and looks awful" for 0.22. Please keep in mind that in my regression
> test it changed round about 39 % of rendered pages. If You want to look
> at each of the changed pages You probably need more than a delay of five
> weeks. But if You want to do that ambitious work, I can upload a rebased
> patch tomorrow. 

Well, it's one of the lists of things pending, if we can't get it in, noone 
will die, but not listing it beforehand seems just sad.

> On the other hand I already thought to implement a three
> state option (instead of just a true / false for "enhance thin lines"):
> change nothing and let everything at it is, draw thin lines solid or
> draw thin lines with a calculate shape. Even if I like the changed
> output this could make the solution more acceptable and we can add a
> HINT in the interface libraries how we plan to do it for overprint.
> Just one thing I missed in Your collection: it would be nice to close
> the memory leak in the implementation of CharCodeToUnicode, see
> "*Bug 54702* <https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=54702>
> -Memory leak in CharCodeToUnicode", too, either with my patch for it or
> anything else.

It's a wiki, you can edit it yourself :-) (If you can't get an account (not 
sure how easy it is) just tell me and i'll edit it)


> BTW, I plan to upload a revised solution for overprint in Qt tomorrow
> and will then also answer the outstanding questions.
> Cheers,
> Thomas
> > Carlos, am i correct you are reviewing Fabio's "Patches for form choice
> > fields" and that you don't need help there?
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > 
> >    Albert
> > 
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