[poppler] Poppler 0.25.0 (0.26 Alpha) released

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Wed Dec 11 14:37:34 PST 2013

Available from

WARNING: This is a unstable release, it is actually 0.26 Alpha release, it 
should work like any release from the 0.24 branch, but do not blame us if it 
turns your trident into a spoon.

Changes against the 0.22 branch:
 * Annotation improvements
 * Tagged PDF work
 * Improve speed on some files using ICC color space
 * Use ICC profile in OutputIntents. Bug #34053
 * Limit use of ZapfDingbats character names. Bug #60243
 * Splash: correction for knockout transparency groups
 * regression test improvements

 * pdftoppm: Added thinlinemode option setting
 * pdfinfo: Indicate if pdf contains javascript
 * pdfinfo: Add option to print out javascript
 * pdfimages: Print size, ratio, and ppi
 * pdfimages: More image output format support
 * pdfseparate: allow zero-padded pagespecs

 * Annotation improvements
 * Add API to get text, text layout and text attributes for a given area
 * demo improvements

Since we've released it XY days later i've moved the rest of the times
 * Dec 28 Poppler 0.25.1 (0.26 Beta)
 * Jan 15 Poppler 0.25.2 (0.26 Beta 2)
 * Jan 29 Poppler 0.25.3 (0.26 RC)
 * Feb 12 Poppler 0.26.0

We accept new features until Beta 2. Afterwards it's just bugfixing.

Is that ok with you guys?

Testing, patches and bug reports welcome.


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