PDFedit Changelog

New in version 0.4.5

July 14th, 2010
  • Fix for a bug caused by xpdf code refactoring (const methods and parameters cleanup).
  • Bugs 348, 350, 351

New in version 0.4.4.1 (July 14th, 2010)

  • Fix compilation problems

New in version 0.4.4 (July 14th, 2010)

  • config/pdfedit-core-dev.m4 added for easier pdfedit-core-dev integration into 3rd party applications
  • xpdf code base updated to 3.02pl4 patch which fixes several serious security vulnerabilities
  • Bugs 320, 324, 329, 330, 334, 338, 343 fixed
  • several potential memory leaks fixed
  • Internal changes
  • CPdf::changeTrailer implemented (bt#224)
  • utils::isDescendant renamed to utils::isNodeDescendant
  • CPdf methods signiture cleanup - const and references for parameters
  • --enable-tools configure option added and tools moved to src (more in README)
  • Added scripting API to modify stream dictionaries
  • Raw object saving (thanks to Ron Kaminsky for patch)

New in version 0.4.3 (September 29th, 2009)

  • The xpdf codebase was updated to 3.02pl3 patch, which fixes several serious remote vulnerabilities.
  • A fix for a Secunia advisory has been backported from poppler, and several other bugs have been fixed.
  • A flattener class was implemented.

New in version 0.4.2 (December 15th, 2008)

  • dependency to boost-iostreams dropped
  • Debian fixes (462544-crash, 444648-bad SCII85Encoding output) backported
  • changed streams are encoded with FlateDecode compression
  • read-only support for encrypted documents added
  • new --enable-pdfedit-core-dev parameter for configure for development package installation (see README for more information)
  • Transformation matrix and page metrics can be changed for multiple pages at once in GUI.
  • Configurable make parallelization added for more efficient building See --with-parallel-make configure parameter (defaults to use all available CPUs)
  • German localization updated by Andreas Mantke and Georg Hofmann
  • Chinese (Traditional) localization added - thanks to Yi-Shun Wang
  • French localization added - thanks to Sylvain
  • Bugs 131, 157, 158, 195, 199, 207, 215, 217, 220, 222, 217, 226, 228, 233, 241, 246, 247, 249, 257, 258, 260, 262, 267, 270, 272 fixed
  • Print summary information with used options after running configure script
  • 64b distributions with boost libraries in lib64 directory can use --with-boost-libdir configure parameter
  • Internal changes - versioning updated - released and dirty or CVS builds cotain the timestamp of the most recently changed file - Removed unused obsolete code (QSA for Qt4) from source tree - smart pointers are used also for CPdf instance - support for stream encoding in the pdfwriter - JBIG2Stream::clone implemented