krh at bitplanet.net
Thu Mar 3 23:22:18 EET 2005
Kristian Høgsberg wrote:
> A couple of weeks ago there was some discussion about forking xpdf into
> a pdf rendering library. The thread sort of died, but it's an important
> issue, so I've gone ahead a created this thing and called it poppler.
> I've talked to evince and kpdf authors about the idea, and there seem to
> be consensus that this is a good idea, and that these applications could
> move to poppler once it's usable. Bryan Clark has been talking to Derek
> Noonburg, the Xpdf author, and says that Derek is OK with us forking Xpdf.
With help from Carl Worth, we now have a CVS repository, a bugzilla
component, a mailing list and finally, a web page with links to all of
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