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This is a summary of changes made to the reportlab source code for each release.
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Please refer to subversion backlogs (using the release dates) for more details
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or for releases which we have not provide a higher level changes list for.
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E.g. to retrieve the changes made between release 3.4 and release 3.5, type::
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  $ hg log -r 54ce2469ba5c
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The contributors lists are in no order and apologies to those accidentally not
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mentioned. If we missed you, please let us know!
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CHANGES  3.5.66	 19/03/2021
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	* fix obvious bug in renderPS.py cut'n'paste bah :(
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	* fix bug saving to SpooledtemporaryFile's reported by Robert Schroll <rschroll at gmail.com>
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	* fix bug in justified RTL paragraphs example & bugfix contributed by Moshe Uminer <mosheduminer at gmail.com>
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CHANGES  3.5.65	 10/03/2021
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	* add yieldNoneSplits utility function
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	* fix BarChart so it lines can have markers and Nones in their data
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	* add ability to have lineplots in barcharts; no support yet for line markers
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	* added checkAttr method to TypedPropertyCollection
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CHANGES  3.5.63	 05/03/2021
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	* ensure setup.py works from sdist; bug reported by Antonio P. Sagitter (sagitter at fedoraproject.org)
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	* restore broken MANIFEST.in somehow overwritten by Robin :(
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CHANGES  3.5.62	 03/03/2021
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	* simplify annotateException and add better error messages for asUnicode/Bytes etc
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	* improve embeddedHyphenation in paragraph.py
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CHANGES  3.5.61	 25/02/2021
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	* add adjustableArrow widget
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	* allow para tag borderPadding attribute
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	* minor cosmetics in renderPM C extension and add fontSize setattr 
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	* allow a bounding box constraint in definePath
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	* efficiency savings in text2Path
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	* refactor transformation math and text2Path functionality	
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	* allow a renderPM plugin cairo backend package rlPyCairo
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CHANGES  3.5.60	 22/01/2021
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	* Allow legend column control of vertical alignment
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	* Allow renderTextMode attribute in reportlab.graphics.shapes.String
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	* Allow renderTextMode drawString handling in renderPDF/PM/PS/SVG
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	* Some fixes to fillMode handling
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CHANGES  3.5.59	 04/01/2021
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	* Minor changes to table rounded corners; some documentation updates
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CHANGES  3.5.58	 01/01/2021
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	* Allow variant corners in Canvas.roundRect
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	* Allow tables to have rounded corners
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CHANGES  3.5.57	 27/12/2020
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	* added ddfStyle to Label
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	* allowed for embedded(and ordinary)Hyphenation to pre-empt splitting when embeddedHyphenation>=2
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	* fix extension escapePDF so it can handle unicode
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	* fix poundsign in Ean5BarcodeWidget
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	* Table can use __styledWrap__ for sizing
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	* test fixes so 3.9 and 2.7 produce same pdf
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CHANGES  3.5.56	 10/12/2020
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	* added .github action wheel.yml
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	* micro change to userguide doc
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RELEASE 3.5.56	 01/12/2020
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	* micro changes for Big Sur in C extensions
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	* allow Drawing.outDir to be a callable for more control in save method
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RELEASE 3.5.55	 29/10/2020
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	* add trustedHosts and trustedSchemes for url management
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	* deifinitely drop 3.5 support (Jon Ribbens points out it may have happened in 3.5.54).
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RELEASE 3.5.54	 23/10/2020
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	* Allow extra fields in AcroForm suggested by Chris Else ubuntu247 at gmail.com
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	* Allow DocTemplate.\_firstPageTemplateIndex to be a list of PageTemplate ids
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	* improve PageBreak repr
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RELEASE 3.5.53	 02/10/2020
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RELEASE 3.5.52	 01/10/2020
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	* add support for DataMatrix barcode
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RELEASE 3.5.51	 24/09/2020
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	* fix malloc(0) issue in \_rl_accel.c \_fp_str thanks to Hans-Peter Jansen <hpj@urpla.net> @ openSUSE
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RELEASE 3.5.50	 18/09/2020
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	* Add BM ExtGState option (suggestion by tjj021 @ github
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RELEASE 3.5.49	 02/09/2020
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	* ViewerPreferencesPDFDictionary add /Duplex as possibility
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	* Doctemplate add support for all ViewerPreferencesPDFDictionary keys
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	* fix bugs in USPS_4State; Barcode inherits from Flowable and object.
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RELEASE 3.5.48	 18/08/2020
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	* bug fix for balanced column special case unsplittable half column
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RELEASE 3.5.47	  7/08/2020
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	* fix some documentation bugs reported by Lele Gaifax
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	* fix error in BarChart axes joining reported by Faisal.Fareed
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	* small change to improve strokeDashArray handling to allow [phase, [values]] and allow stroke-dashoffset
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RELEASE 3.5.39	26/02/2020
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	* raise error for problematic Canvas.setDash reported by Mike Carter from sitemorse
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	* update travis version of multibuild contrib by Matthew Brett
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	* fixes to cope with python 3.9
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	* test fixes
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	* fix bug in background splitting in repeatRows cases reported by David VanEe <david.vanee@convergent.ca>
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	* small improvements to CandleSticks
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	* created NotSet validator (use in  CandleStickProperties)
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	* update .travis.yml and .appeyor.yml hopefully to create 3.8 wheels
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	* paraparser fix contributed by ravi prakash giri <raviprakashgiri@gmail.com>
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	* fix warnings about is not (detected in python 3.8b4)
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	* implement PR #59 bug fix contributed by Vytis Banaitis
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	* sync with rlextra
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	* fix issue #180 raised by Christoph Berg
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	* fix issue #181 raised by Daniel Terecuk
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	* brutalist fix for Marius Gedminas' issue #183
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	* pr #58 issue #174 contribution by Marius Gedminas
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	* Bug Fixes and tests
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	* FrameBG can start with "frame" & frame-permanent" start options
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	* Bug fix for underline (contrib. Lennart Regebro @ bitbucket)
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	* Paragraph indentation bug fix
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	* Initial support for richtext graphics text labels
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	* Initial support for log axes (ideas from hoel@germanlloyd.org)
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	* add hyphenationMinWordLength to address PR #44 (contrib Michael V. Reztsov)
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	* Allow structured barLabelFormat (suggestion from Ravinder Baid)
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	* Fix tables.py splitting for line comands.
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	* Restore DocTemplate seq attribute lost in rev c985bd7093ad (4405)
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	  version 3.4.41 bug report from Jim Parinisi jimandkimparinisi@yahoo.com
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	* Bug fix underlined space in XPreformatted
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	* Bug fix for Paragraph space bugs reported by Kayley Lane
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	* Use local libart code by default (libart 2.3.21-3)
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RELEASE 3.5.3  06/07/2018
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	* Bug fix release to make really simple paras work OK 
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	  Reported by Kayley.Lane @ oracle.com
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	* Use upgrade libart source to 2.3.21-3 https://salsa.debian.org/gnome-team/libart-lgpl@aa059539
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	* Bug fix release to make th sdist work properly
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RELEASE 3.5.1  17/07/2018
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	* Bug fix for infinite looping in Paragraph (likely caused by small available Widths).
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	  Reported by Kayley.Lane @ oracle.com
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	* BalancedColumns flowable added
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	* primitive hyphenation functionality (with Pyphen installed)
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	* simple paragraphs now allow space shrinkage
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	* mixed parallel / stacked barcharts mechanism
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	* makeStream compression fix for python 3.x
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	* reproducibility fixes
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	* Bugfix for KeepWithNext and None
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	* Fix pie chart issue
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	* allow canvas filename to be a wrapped OS level file
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	* added DocTemplate._makeCanvas
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	* _text2Path fix
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	* AcroForm improvements
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	* added anchorAtXY parameter for images
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	* fix PDF syntax error with no Outlines
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	* fix bullet code
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	* qrencoder fix
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	* table minRowHeights support
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	* stopped abusing builtins to aid compatibility
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	* fix embedded font & fontfinder bugs
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	* fix zero width paragraph layout error
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	* doughnut charts support innerRadiusFraction
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	* more controllable under and strike lines
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### Contributors:
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	* Axel P. Kielhorn
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	* ben @ readingtype.org.uk
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	* Chris Jerdonek cjerdonek @ bitbucket
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	* Dan Palmer danpalmer @ bitbucket
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	* Garry Williams gary_williams @ bit_bucket
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	* Greg Svitak
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	* htgoebel @ bitbucket
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	* Johann Du Toit https://bitbucket.org/johanndt/ 
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	* Jon Hinton (inivatajon @ bitbucket.org)
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	* Lele Gaifax
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	* lisandrija @ bitbucket.org
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	* lostbard @ bitbucket
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	* Martin J. Laubach bitbucket issue #140
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	* Moritz Pfeiffer moritzpfeiffer @ bitbucket
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	* Raji Sundar
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	* Silas Sewell silassewell @ bitbucket
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	* Tom Alexander @ bitbucket
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parents: 4483
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   406
	* Trevor Bullock
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   407
	* Waldemar Osuch
4428
64e936f23aa6 initial hyphenation work; version-->3.5.0rc1
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4330
diff changeset
   408
4330
617ffa6bbdc8 changes for release 3.4.0
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4327
diff changeset
   409
RELEASE 3.4  07/03/2017
4311
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4252
diff changeset
   410
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4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   411
	* More pagesizes from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paper_size (contributed by https://bitbucket.org/alainchiasson/)
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   412
	* add in fillMode (fill-rule) variable to the graphics state for drawings
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   413
	* add support for automatic bullet rotation in ListFlowables.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   414
	* fix acroform annotation bug in radios (reported by Olivia Zhang)
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   415
	* fix split paragraph rendering bug (reported by Olivia Zhang & Echo Bell)
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   416
	* Allow Image to have a drawing as argument
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   417
	* support for Path autoclose & fillMode; version --> 3.3.29
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   418
	* add support for different fill policies in renderXX drawPath; version-->3.3.28
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   419
	* allow for UTF_16_LE BOM, fix for bug contributed by Michael Poindexter mpoindexter@housecanary.com
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   420
	* improved support for images in renderPM/renderSVG bug report from Claude Paroz
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   421
	* add AcroForm support to canvas; version --> 3.3.22
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   422
	* avoid cr lf line endings
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   423
	* attempt to ensure zipImported has some files or returns None
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   424
	* added additonal test to barcode/test.py
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   425
	* add an invisible font test thanks https://bitbucket.org/kb/ Konstantin Baierer
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   426
	* add mailto href test
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   427
	* improve UPCA barcode contribution by Kyle McFarlane https://bitbucket.org/kylemacfarlane/
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   428
	* attempt to fix __loader__ issues in pyinstaller suggested by dbrnz @ bitbucket
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   429
	* fix NormalDate comprisons in python3.x
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   430
	* fix ypad use in ParagraphAndImage contrib annamarianfr@bitbucket, version-->3.3.16
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   431
	* try to prevent multiple saving contrib by Tim Meneely
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   432
	* fix problems with svg drawToString contrib by Eric Gillet & Johann Du Toit
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   433
	* fix issue reported by Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes <sthoenna@gmail.com>
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   434
	* fix fake KeepTogether setup in handle_keepWithNext
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   435
	* add NullActionFlowable, fix empty KeepTogether
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   436
	* really merge para-measure-fix
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   437
	* merge para-measure-fix changes
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   438
	* fixes to TypedPropertyCollection
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   439
	* changes to Render class; allow drawings to specify initialFontName/Size
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   440
	* fix python>=3.2 default axis labelling to match python2.x; bugfix contributed by Robin Westin bitbucket issue #82
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   441
	* fix AttributeError reported by Kay Schluehr bitbucket issue #81
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   442
	* add experimental time value axis
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   443
	* fix bug in python shapes rendering
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   444
	* add negative span style to test_platypus_tables splitting example
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   445
	* fix segfault in _rl_accel.c; fix contributed by Neil Schemenauer as issue #78
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   446
	* attempt to remove quadratic performance hit when longTableOptimize is set
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   447
	* allow DATA: scheme in open for read
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   448
	* import Table _rowpositions calculation
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   449
	* support small ttfs which do not allow subsets
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   450
	* add rl_settings allowTTFSubsetting
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   451
	* address issue #76 (deprecated immports) reported by Richard Eames
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   452
	* add table cell support for simple background shadings, contributed by Jeffrey Creem jcreem@bitbucket
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   453
	* fix bug in tables.py reported by Vytis Banaitis @ bitbucket; version-->3.3.2
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   454
	* minor change to allow barWidth setting in ecc200datamatrix.py (suggested by Kyle MacFarlane @ bitbucket)
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   455
	* make paraparser syntax errors real and fix <sup/sub> tags to have relative values; version-->3.3.1
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   456
	* ReportLab now runs all tests under Python 2.7, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5 & 3.6.
4311
fab7ad9a3507 preparing for 3.4.0 release
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4252
diff changeset
   457
fab7ad9a3507 preparing for 3.4.0 release
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4252
diff changeset
   458
### Contributors:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   459
	* Alain Chiasson https://bitbucket.org/alainchiasson/
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   460
	* annamarianfr@bitbucket
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   461
	* Claude Paroz
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   462
	* dbrnz @ bitbucket
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   463
	* Dinu Gherman
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   464
	* Echo Bell
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   465
	* Eric Gillet
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   466
	* Jeffrey Creem jcreem@bitbucket
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   467
	* Johann Du Toit
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   468
	* Kay Schluehr bitbucket issue #81
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   469
	* Konstantin Baierer
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   470
	* Kyle McFarlane https://bitbucket.org/kylemacfarlane/
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   471
	* Michael Poindexter mpoindexter@housecanary.com
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   472
	* Neil Schemenauer
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   473
	* Olivia Zhang
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   474
	* Richard Eames
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   475
	* Robin Westin
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   476
	* Tim Meneely
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   477
	* Vytis Banaitis @ bitbucket
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   478
	* Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes <sthoenna@gmail.com>
4311
fab7ad9a3507 preparing for 3.4.0 release
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4252
diff changeset
   479
4201
dac976dbffd4 update to change log
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4200
diff changeset
   480
4252
fe660f227cac changes for release 3.3.0
robin
parents: 4205
diff changeset
   481
RELEASE 3.3  17/02/2016
fe660f227cac changes for release 3.3.0
robin
parents: 4205
diff changeset
   482
-----------------------
4486
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   483
	* Canvas & Doctemplate now allow specification of the initial font Name, Size & Leading. Prevously you had to mess with rl_settings to accomplish this.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   484
	* Canvas & Doctemplate now support specification of the crop/art/trim/bleed boxes.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   485
	* Add option to auto generate missing TTF font names. Handy for CJKers with home produced fonts. Also attempt to prevent usage of multiple TTFs with same name.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   486
	* Paragraph styles now have justifyBreaks to control justification of lines broken with <br/>.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   487
	* Paragraph styles now have justifyLastLine=n to control justification of last lines with more than n words (0 means do not).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   488
	* Added EAN-5 and ISBN barcode widgets (contribution by Edward Greve).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   489
	* Bug fix of QrCodeWidget (prompted by https://bitbucket.org/fubu/).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   490
	* Frames now have support for automatic flowables at the top of frame. story support via the class reportlab.platypus.flowables.SetTopFlowables.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   491
	* Added support for Trapped and ModDate PDF info dictionary keys.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   492
	* Bug fix for pie charts with no data (raised by  Michael Spector).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   493
	* New barcodes BarcodeCode128Auto & BarcodeECC200DataMatrix (contributed by Kyle MacFarlane).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   494
	* Improved LinePlot marker handling.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   495
	* PyPy improvements inspired by Marius Gedminas.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   496
	* Bug fix in reportlab.lib.utils.simpleSplit (reported by Chris Buergi <cb@enerweb.ch>).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   497
	* Unwanted escaping in renderSVG fixed (reported by Ruby Yocum).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   498
	* Bug fix in _rl_accel.c (remove excess state and fix refcount breakage reported by Mark De Wit <mark.dewit@iesve.com>).
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   499
	* Code128 barcode length optimization inspired by Klaas Feenstra.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   500
	* Paragraph <sup>/<super> & <sub> tags now support rise & size attributes to allow special control over position & font size.
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   501
	* Splitting tables now remove unwanted styles in the first part of the split (reported by Lele Gaifax). 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   502
	* test changes inspired by https://bitbucket.org/stoneleaf
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   503
	* ReportLab now runs all tests under Python 2.7, 3.3, 3.4 & 3.5.
4252
fe660f227cac changes for release 3.3.0
robin
parents: 4205
diff changeset
   504
fe660f227cac changes for release 3.3.0
robin
parents: 4205
diff changeset
   505
fe660f227cac changes for release 3.3.0
robin
parents: 4205
diff changeset
   506
### Contributors:
4486
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   507
	* Edward Greve
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   508
	* https://bitbucket.org/fubu/
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   509
	* Michael Spector
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   510
	* Kyle MacFarlane
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   511
	* Marius Gedminas
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   512
	* Chris Buergi
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   513
	* Ruby Yocum
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   514
	* Mark de Wit
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   515
	* Klaas Feenstra
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   516
	* Lele Gaifax
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   517
	* https://bitbucket.org/stoneleaf
4252
fe660f227cac changes for release 3.3.0
robin
parents: 4205
diff changeset
   518
4201
dac976dbffd4 update to change log
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4200
diff changeset
   519
RELEASE 3.2  01/06/2015
4204
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   520
-----------------------
4199
0b6c482ad33c tentative changes text for 3.2
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4198
diff changeset
   521
4204
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
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   * Added proportional underlining specific to font sizes, set via the `underlineProportion` attribute of ParagraphStyles. 
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### Contributors:
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   * Steven Jacobs
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   * Marius Gedminas
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   * masklinn
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   * Kale Franz
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   * Albertas Agejavas
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   • Anders Hammarquist
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   * jvanzuela @ bitbucket
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   * Glen Lindermann
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   * fcoelho @ bitbucket
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RELEASE 3.1  22/04/2014
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If you are running ReportLab 3.0.x, the changes are minor.
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   * support for emoji - characters outside the Unicode basic multilingual plane
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   * improved pip-based installers will pull in all the needed dependencies; Pillow 2.4 appears to deal with all our issues.
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### Contributors
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   * Ivan Tchomgue
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   * Waldemar Osuch
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   * masayuku
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   * alexandrel_sgi
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RELEASE 3.0  14/02/2014
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ReportLab 3.0 now supports Python 2.7, 3.3 and higher.	
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There has been a substantial internal rewrite to ensure consistent use of unicode strings for
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  natural-language text, and of bytes for all file format internals.  The intent
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  is to make as few API changes as possible so that there should be little or no
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  impact on users and their applications.  Changes are too numerous but can be
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  seen on Bitbucket.
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### Python 3.x compatibility
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  * Python 3.x compatibility.  A single line of code should run on 2.7 and 3.3
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  * __init__.py restricts to 2.7 or >=3.3
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  * ReportLab C extensions now live inside reportlab; _rl_accel is no longer required; All _rl_accel imports now 
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	pass through reportlab.lib.rl_accel
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  * xmllib is gone, alongside the paraparser stuff that caused issues in favour of HTMLParser.
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  * some obsolete C extensions (sgmlop and pyHnj) are gone
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  * Improved support for multi-threaded systems to the _rl_accel extension module.
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  * Removed reportlab/lib/ para.py & pycanvas.py;  these would better belong in third party packages, 
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	which can make use of the monkeypatching feature above.
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### New features
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  * Add ability to output greyscale and 1-bit PIL images without conversion to RGB. (contributed by Matthew Duggan)
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  * highlight annotation (contributed by Ben Echols)
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### Other
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  * numerous very minor fixes, visible through BitBucket.
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RELEASE 2.7  04/04/2013
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#### Charts / graphics enhancements
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  * Added SimpleTimeSeriesPlot
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  * added _computeMaxSpace
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  * added in lineStyle (for bars)
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  * improved SVG rendering
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  * Pie Chart now has an `innerRadiusFraction` to allow doughnut-like appearance for 2d charts	(it has no effect with 3d charts). 
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	The separate 'doughnut' chart lacks many pie chart features and should only be used if you wanted multiple nested doughnuts. 
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#### Charts/graphics bug fixes
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  * piecharts.py: fix Pie3d __init__ to call its superclass
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  * linecharts.py: fix swatch creation
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  * fixed `y` axis in the simple time series plot
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#### PDF
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  * Fixes to testshapes & pdfform resetting
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  * colors.py
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  * various minor fixes
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#### Platypus
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  * Defined a small bullet rather than a big circle as the default for unordered lists
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  * fixed attribute spelling bug
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  * fixed CJK + endDots
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### Acknowledgements
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  Many thanks to Andrew Cutler, Dinu Gherman, Matthias Kirst and Stephan Richter for their contributions to this release.
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RELEASE 2.6  27/09/2012
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This is a minor release focusing mainly on improved documentation.	There are a 
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number of minor enhancements, and a larger number of previous-undocumented
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enhancements which we have documented better.
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#### General changes
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   * Manuals have been reformatted with more pleasing code snippets and tables of 
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	 contents, and reviewed and expanded
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#### Flowing documents (Platypus)
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   * Added support for HTML-style list objects
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   * Added flexible mechanism for drawing bullets
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	 by a 'continuation template' on the next page break, saving the programmer from
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	 having to issue control flow commands in the story.
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   * added a TopPadder flowable, which will 'wrap' another Flowable and move it 
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	 to the bottom of the current page.  
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   * More helpful error messages when large tables cannot be rendered
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#### Charts and graphics
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   * Support for UPCA bar codes
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   * We now have a semi-intelligent system for labelling pie charts with 
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	 callout lines.  Thanks to James Martin-Collar, a maths student at Warwick 
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	 University, who did this as his summer internship.
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   * Axes - added startOffset and endOffset properties; allowed for axis 
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	 background annotations.
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   * Bar charts - allow more control of z Index (i.e. drawing order of axes and
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	 lines)
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   * Pie charts - fixed bugs in 3d appearance
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   * SVG output back end has seen some bugs fixed and now outputs resizeable SVG
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### Contributors
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   * Alex Buck
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   * Felix Labrecque <felixl@densi.com>
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   * Peter Johnson <johnson.peter@gmail.com>
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   * James Martin-Collar
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   * Guillaume Francois
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RELEASE 2.5  at 18:00 GMT  01/Oct/2010
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Many new features have been added and numerous bugs have been fixed.
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Thanks to everybody who has contributed to the open-source toolkit in
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the run-up to the 2.5 release, whether by reporting bugs, sending patches,
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or contributing to the reportlab-users mailing list.
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Major contributors are credited in the user documentation.
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   685
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   686
   * Support for colour separated PDF output and other optimisations and
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	 features for high-quality printing, including enforcement of colour
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	 models for CMYK, RGB, and "spot colours"
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   * Long table optimisations are now turned on by default.  Previously,
4486
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parents: 4483
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   690
	 documents with very long tables spanning many pages could take a long
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parents: 4483
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   691
	 time to create because we considered the whole table to work out row
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parents: 4483
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	 and column sizes.	A patch was submitted some time ago to fix this
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parents: 4483
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	 controlled by a flag in the rl_config file, but this was set 'off'
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parents: 4483
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   694
	 for compatibility.  Users are often not aware of this and we haven't
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parents: 4483
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   695
	 found any real-world cases where the new layout technique works badly,
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parents: 4483
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	 so we are turning this behaviour on.
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   697
   * New support for QR barcodes - [try our demo!](https://www.reportlab.com/demos/qr/)
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parents: 3313
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   698
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#### PDF
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   700
   * Colour separation and other enhancements for high-end print
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rgbecker
parents: 3313
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   701
   * Python 2.7 support
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   702
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   703
#### Charts
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   704
   * reportlab.graphics.charts.axes
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parents: 4483
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   705
	   * ValueAxis
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parents: 4483
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   706
		   * avoidBoundSpace - Space to allow above and below
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parents: 4483
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   707
		   * abf_ignore_zero - Set to True to make the avoidBoundFrac calculations treat zero as non-special
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parents: 4483
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   708
		   * keepTickLabelsInside - Ensure tick labels do not project beyond bounds of axis if true
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parents: 4483
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   709
	   * NormalDateXValueAxis
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parents: 4483
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   710
		   * specialTickClear - clear rather than delete close ticks when forced first/end dates
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parents: 4483
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   711
	   * AdjYValueAxis
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parents: 4483
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   712
		   * labelVOffset - add this to the labels
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   713
   * reportlab.graphics.charts.barcharts
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   714
	   * BarChart
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parents: 4483
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   715
		   * categoryLabelBarSize - width to leave for a category label to go between categories
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   716
		   * categoryLabelBarOrder - where any label bar should appear first/last
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parents: 4483
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   717
		   * barRecord (advanced) - callable(bar,label=labelText,value=value,**kwds) to record bar information
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   718
   * reportlab.graphics.charts.legends
4486
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parents: 4483
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   719
	   * SubColProperty
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parents: 4483
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   720
		   * dx - x offset from default position
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parents: 4483
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   721
		   * dy - y offset from default position
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   722
	   * Legend
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   723
		   * swdx - x position adjustment for the swatch
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parents: 4483
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   724
		   * swdy - y position adjustment for the swatch
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   725
   * reportlab.graphics.charts.piecharts
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   726
	   * Pie
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   727
		   * wedgeRecord (advanced) - callable(wedge,*args,**kwds)
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   728
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rgbecker
parents: 3313
diff changeset
   729
   * reportlab.graphics.charts.utils
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   730
	   * DrawTimeCollector - generic mechanism for collecting information about nodes at the time they are about to be drawn
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   731
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   732
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parents: 4201
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   733
RELEASE 2.4  at 18:00 GMT  20/Jan/2010
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   734
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meitham
parents: 3105
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   735
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   736
#### PDF
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   737
   * lots of improvements and verbosity to error messages and the way they are handled.
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parents: 4201
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   738
   * font size can now be specified in pixels
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parents: 4201
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   739
   * unicode file names are now accepted
3288
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parents: 3105
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   740
4204
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   741
#### Platypus
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   742
   * canvas auto cropmarks
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parents: 4201
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   743
   * added support for styles h4-h6
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parents: 4201
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   744
   * Improved support for onDraw and SimpleIndex
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parents: 4201
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   745
   * Add support for index tableStyle
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parents: 4201
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   746
   * Added an alphabetic grouping indexing class
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   747
   * Added support for multi-level and alphabetical indexes
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parents: 4201
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   748
   * Added support for an unlimited number of TOC levels with default styles
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   749
   * Index entries can now be clickable.
3288
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   750
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   751
#### Graphics
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parents: 4201
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   752
   * Axes values can be reversible.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   753
   * Labels on the axes can now be drawn above or below the axes (hi or low).
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diff changeset
   754
   * A per swatch callout is now allowed in the legend.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   755
   * A new anchroing mode for string 'numeric' that align numerical strings by their decimal place.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   756
   * Shapes have new attributes to specify if the shape should grow to take all canvas area (vertically or horizontally) or if the canvas should shrink to fit the shape size.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   757
   * color objects now have a clone method.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   758
   * colors module has a fade function that returns a list of different shades made up of one base colour.
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diff changeset
   759
   * added in support for Overprint/Opacity & Separated colours
3288
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parents: 3105
diff changeset
   760
4204
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   761
#### Bugs fixes
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   762
   * word counting in complex paragraphs has been fixed.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   763
   * SimpleIndex and TableOfContents bugs have been fixed.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   764
   * Fix for position of hyperlinks when crop marks are added.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   765
   * flowables.py: fix special case of doctemplate with no frames
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   766
   * PDFFormXObject.format missing Resources bug patch from Scott Meyer
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   767
   * KeepInFrame justification bug has been fixed.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   768
   * paragraph.py: fix linebreaking bug thanks to Roberto Alsina
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   769
   * fix unicode/str issue bug found by Michael Egorov <michwill@gmail.com>
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   770
   * YCategoryAxis makeTickLabels fix contributed by Mike Folwell <mjf@pearson.co.uk>
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   771
   * pdfdoc.py: fix ro PDFDate contributed by Robert Alsina
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   772
   * and others ..
3288
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meitham
parents: 3105
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   773
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parents: 4204
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   774
### Contributors
4204
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   775
   * PJACock's (<peter@maubp.freeserve.co.uk>)
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   776
   * Hans Brand
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parents: 4201
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   777
   * Ian Stevens
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parents: 4201
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   778
   * Yoann Roman <yroman-reportlab@altalang.com>
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diff changeset
   779
   * Randolph Bentson
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   780
   * Volker Haas
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   781
   * Simon King
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   782
   * Henning Vonbargen
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parents: 4201
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   783
   * Michael Egorov <michwill@gmail.com>
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   784
   * Mike Folwell <mjf@pearson.co.uk>
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diff changeset
   785
   * Robert Alsina
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parents: 4201
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   786
   * and more ...
3084
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jonas
parents: 3054
diff changeset
   787
fa5bd7f45ce1 Updated CHANGES.txt with changes for 2.3.
jonas
parents: 3054
diff changeset
   788
4204
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   789
RELEASE 2.3  at 18:00 GMT  04/Feb/2009
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   790
--------------------------------------
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jonas
parents: 3054
diff changeset
   791
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   792
#### PDF
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parents: 4201
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   793
   * Encryption support (see encrypt parameter on Canvas and BaseDocTemplate constructor)
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jonas
parents: 3054
diff changeset
   794
4204
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   795
#### Platypus
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parents: 4201
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   796
   * TableOfContents - Creates clickable tables of contents
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diff changeset
   797
   * Variable border padding for paragraphs (using the borderPadding style attribute)
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   798
   * New programming Flowable, docAssert, used to assert expressions on wrap time.
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jonas
parents: 3054
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#### Bug fixes
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   * Fixed old documentation and installation issues
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parents: 4201
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   * 610 - Fixed Image anchoring code to match documentation
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   * 704 - renderSVG groups problem
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   * 706 - rl_codecs.py now compatible with WordAxe
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parents: 4201
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   * and others...
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fa5bd7f45ce1 Updated CHANGES.txt with changes for 2.3.
jonas
parents: 3054
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### Contributors 
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parents: 4201
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   808
   * Yoann Roman
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parents: 4201
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   809
   * Dinu Gherman
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   810
   * Dirk Holtwick
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parents: 4201
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   811
   * Marcel Tromp
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   812
   * Henning von Bargen
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parents: 4201
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   813
   * Paul Barrass
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parents: 4201
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   814
   * Adrian Klaver
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   815
   * Hans Brand
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parents: 4201
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   816
   * Ian Stevens
3084
fa5bd7f45ce1 Updated CHANGES.txt with changes for 2.3.
jonas
parents: 3054
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   817
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parents: 4201
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RELEASE 2.2  at 18:00 GMT  10/Sep/2008
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jonas
parents: 2982
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parents: 4204
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#### PDF
4204
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   * pdfmetrics: Added registerFontFamily function
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parents: 4201
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   824
   * Basic support for pdf document viewer preferences (e.g.: fullscreen).
3054
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   825
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4204
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#### Platypus
4204
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   * Paragraph <img> tag support for inline images.
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parents: 4201
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   * Paragraph autoleading support (helps with <img> tags).
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parents: 4201
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   * Platypus doctemplate programming support.
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parents: 4201
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   830
   * Support for tables with non-uniform row length.
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parents: 4204
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   832
#### Graphics
4204
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   833
   * RGBA image support for suitable bitmap types.
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parents: 4201
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   834
   * LTO labelling barcode.
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jonas
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And many bugfixes...
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### Contributors 
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parents: 4201
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   839
   * Matt Folwell
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parents: 4201
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   840
   * Jerome Alet
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parents: 4201
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   841
   * Harald Armin Massa
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   842
   * kevin@booksys.com
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   843
   * Sebastian Ware
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   844
   * Martin Tate
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   845
   * Wietse Jacobs
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   846
   * Christian Jacobs
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   847
   * Volker Haas
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   848
   * Dinu Gherman
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   849
   * Dirk Datzert
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   850
   * Yuan Hong
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   851
   * Ilpo Nyyss�nen
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   852
   * Thomas Heller
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   853
   * Gael Chardon
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   854
   * Alex Smishlajev
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   855
   * Martin Loewis
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   856
   * Dirk Holtwick
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   857
   * Philippe Makowskic
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   858
   * Ian Sparks
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   859
   * Albertas Agejevas
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   860
   * Gary Poster
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   861
   * Martin Zohlhuber
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   862
   * Francesco Pierfederici
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   863
   * michael@stroeder.com
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   864
   * Derik Barclay
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   865
   * Publio da Costa Melo 
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parents: 4201
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   866
   * Jon Dyte
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   867
   * David Horkoff
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parents: 4201
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   868
   * picodello@yahoo.it
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parents: 4201
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   869
   * R�diger M�hl
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   870
   * Paul Winkler
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   871
   * Bernhard Herzog
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   872
   * Alex Martelli
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   873
   * Stuart Bishop
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parents: 4201
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   874
   * Gael Chardon
2982
32b005bb6879 reportlab: lastminute changes before 2.2 tagging
rgbecker
parents:
diff changeset
   875
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   876
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parents: 4201
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   877
RELEASE 2.1  at 15:00 GMT  24/May/2007
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parents: 4201
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   878
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parents: 4201
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   879
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parents: 4201
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   880
### Contributors 
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   881
   * Ilpo Nyyss�nen
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   882
   * Thomas Heller
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   883
   * Gael Chardon
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   884
   * Alex Smishlajev
4486
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
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   885
   * Martin Loewis		 
4204
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   886
   * Dirk Holtwick
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   887
   * Philippe Makowskic
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   888
   * Dinu Gherman
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   889
   * Ian Sparks
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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parents: 2982
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   891
4204
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   892
RELEASE 2.0  at 15:00 GMT  23/May/2006
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parents: 4201
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parents: 2982
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   894
4204
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### Contributions
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parents: 4201
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   896
   * Andre Reitz
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   897
   * Max M
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   898
   * Albertas Agejevas
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   899
   * T Blatter
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
   900
   * Ron Peleg
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   901
   * Gary Poster
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   902
   * Steve Halasz
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   903
   * Andrew Mercer
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   904
   * Paul McNett
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
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   * Chad Miller
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parents: 2982
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   906
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### Unicode support
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This is the Big One, and the reason some apps may break. You must now pass in 
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jonas
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text either in UTF-8 or as unicode string objects. The library will handle 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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everything to do with output encoding. There is more information on this below.
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jonas
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Since this is the biggest change, we'll start by reviewing how it worked in the 
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jonas
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past. In ReportLab 1.x, any string input you passed to our APIs was supposed to 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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be in the same encoding as the font you selected for output. If using the 
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jonas
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default fonts in Acrobat Reader (Helvetica/Times/Courier), you would have 
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jonas
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implicitly used WinAnsi encoding, which is almost exactly the same as Latin-1. 
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jonas
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However, if using TrueType fonts, you would have been using UTF-8. For Asian 
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fonts, you had a wide choice of encodings but had to specify which one (e.g 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   920
Shift-JIS or EUC for Japanese). This state of affairs meant that you had to 
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jonas
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make sure that every piece of text input was in the same encoding as the font 
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jonas
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   922
used to display it.
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jonas
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With ReportLab 2, none of that necessary. Instead:
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jonas
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   925
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Here is what's different now:
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#### Input text encoding is UTF-8 or Python Unicode strings
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  Any text you pass to a canvas API (drawString etc.), Paragraph or other 
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  flowable constructor, into a table cell, or as an attribute of a graphic (e.g. 
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  chart.title.text), is supposed to be unicode. If you use a traditional Python 
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  string, it is assumed to be UTF-8. If you pass a Unicode object, we know it's 
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  unicode. 
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#### Font encodings
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  Fonts still work in different ways, and the built-in ones will still use 
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  WinAnsi or MacRoman internally while TrueType will use UTF-8. However, the 
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jonas
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  library hides this from you; it converts as it writes out the PDF file. As 
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  before, it's still your job to make sure the font you use has the characters 
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  you need, or you may get either a traceback or a visible error character. 
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  Asian CID fonts
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  You no longer need to specify the encoding for the built-in Asian fonts, 
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  just the face name. ReportLab knows about the standard fonts in Adobe's Asian 
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  Language Packs. 
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#### Asian Truetype fonts
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   950
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   951
  The standard Truetype fonts differ slightly for Asian languages (e.g 
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jonas
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   952
  msmincho.ttc). These can now be read and used, albeit somewhat inefficiently. 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   953
  Asian word wrapping
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   954
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jonas
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   955
  Previously we could display strings in Asian languages, but could not 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   956
  properly wrap paragraphs as there are no gaps between the words. We now have a 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   957
  basic word wrapping algorithm.
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   958
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#### unichar tag
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   960
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   961
  A convenience tag, <unichar/> has also been added. You can now do <unichar 
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jonas
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   962
  code="0xfc"/> or <unichar name='LATIN SMALL LETTER U WITH DIAERESIS'/> and get 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   963
  a lowercase u umlaut. Names should be those in the Unicode Character Database.
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   964
  Accents, Greeks and symbols
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   965
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   966
  The correct way to refer to all non-ASCII characters is to use their 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   967
  unicode representation. This can be literal Unicode or UTF-8. Special symbols 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   968
  and Greek letters (collectively, "greeks") inserted in paragraphs using the 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   969
  greek tag (e.g. <greek>lambda</greek>) or using the entity references (e.g. 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   970
  &lambda;) are now processed in a different way than in version 1. Previously, 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   971
  these were always rendered using the Zapf Dingbats font. Now they are always 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   972
  output in the font you specified, unless that font does not support that 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   973
  character. If the font does not support the character, and the font you 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   974
  specified was an Adobe Type 1 font, Zapf Dingbats is used as a fallback. 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   975
  However, at present there is no fallback in the case of TTF fonts. Note that 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   976
  this means that documents that contain greeks and specify a TTF font may need 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   977
  changing to explicitly specify the font to use for the greek character, or you 
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jonas
parents: 2982
diff changeset
   978
  will see a black square in place of that character when you view your PDF 
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jonas
parents: 2982
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   979
  output in Acrobat Reader.
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parents: 2982
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   980
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   981
### Other New Features
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   983
#### PDF
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parents: 2982
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   984
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   985
  * Improved low-level annotation support for PDF "free text annotations"
4486
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parents: 4483
diff changeset
   986
	FreeTextAnnotation allows showing and hiding of an arbitrary PDF "form" 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   987
	(reusable chunk of PDF content) depending on whether the document is printed or 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   988
	viewed on-screen, or depending on whether the mouse is hovered over the 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   989
	content, etc.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   990
  * TTC font collection files are now readable:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   991
	ReportLab now supports using TTF fonts packaged in .TTC files
4204
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   992
  * East Asian font support (CID and TTF):
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   993
	You no longer need to specify the encoding for the built-in Asian 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   994
	fonts, just the face name. ReportLab knows about the standard fonts in Adobe's 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   995
	Asian Language Packs. 
4204
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
   996
  * Native support for JPEG CMYK images:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   997
	ReportLab now takes advantage of PDF's native JPEG CMYK image support, 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   998
	so that JPEG CMYK images are no longer (lossily) converted to RGB format before 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
   999
	including them in PDF. 
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parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1000
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1001
#### Platypus
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jonas
parents: 2982
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  1002
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1003
  * Link support in paragraphs:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1004
	Platypus paragraphs can now contain link elements, which support both 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1005
	internal links to the same PDF document, links to other local PDF documents, 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1006
	and URL links to pages on the web. Some examples:
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parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1007
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parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1008
	Web links::
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1009
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parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1010
		<link href="http://www.reportlab.com/">ReportLab<link>
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1011
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1012
	Internal link to current PDF document::
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1013
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1014
		<link href="summary">ReportLab<link>
4204
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1015
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1016
	External link to a PDF document on the local filesystem::
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1017
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parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1018
		<link href="pdf:c:/john/report.pdf">ReportLab<link>
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jonas
parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1019
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1020
  * Improved wrapping support:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1021
	Support for wrapping arbitrary sequence of flowables around an image, 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1022
	using reportlab.platypus.flowables.ImageAndFlowables (similar to 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1023
	ParagraphAndImage).
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1024
  * `KeepInFrame`:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1025
	Sometimes the length of a piece of text you'd like to include in a 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1026
	fixed piece of page "real estate" is not guaranteed to be constrained to a 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1027
	fixed maximum length. In these cases, KeepInFrame allows you to specify an 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1028
	appropriate action to take when the text is too long for the space allocated 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1029
	for it. In particular, it can shrink the text to fit, mask (truncate) 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1030
	overflowing text, allow the text to overflow into the rest of the document, or 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1031
	raise an error.
4204
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1032
  * Improved convenience features for inserting unicode symbols and other 
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1033
  characters:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1034
	`<unichar/>` lets you conveniently insert unicode characters using the 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1035
	standard long name or code point. Characters inserted with the `<greek>` tags 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1036
	(e.g. `<greek>lambda</greek>`) or corresponding entity references (e.g. &lambda;) 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1037
	support arbitrary fonts (rather than only Zapf Dingbats).
4204
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Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1038
  * Table spans and splitting improved:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1039
	Cell spanning in tables used to go wrong sometimes when the table split 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1040
	over a page. We believe this is improved, although there are so many table 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1041
	features that it's hard to define correct behaviour in all cases.
4204
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1042
  * `KeepWithNext` improved:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1043
	Paragraph styles have long had an attribute keepWithNext, but this was 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1044
	buggy when set to True. We believe this is fixed now. keepWithNext is important 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1045
	for widows and orphans control; you typically set it to True on headings, to 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1046
	ensure at least one paragraph appears after the heading and that you don't get 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1047
	headings alone at the bottom of a column. 
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parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1048
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parents: 4204
diff changeset
  1049
#### Graphics
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1050
  * Barcodes:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1051
	The barcode package has been added to the standard reportlab 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1052
	toolkit distribution (it used to live separately in our contributions area). It 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1053
	has also seen fairly extensive reworking for production use in a recent 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1054
	project. These changes include adding support for the standard European EAN 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1055
	barcodes (EAN 8 and EAN13).
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1056
  * Improvements to Legending:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1057
	Instead of manual placement, there is now a attachment point (N, 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1058
	S, E, W, etc.), so that the legend is always automatically positioned correctly 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1059
	relative to the chart. Swatches (the small sample squares of colour / pattern 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1060
	fill sometimes displayed in the legend) can now be automatically created from 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1061
	the graph data. Legends can now have automatically-computed totals (useful for 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1062
	financial applications).
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1063
  * More and better ways to place piechart labels:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1064
	New smart algorithms for automatic pie chart label positioning 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1065
	have been added. You can now produce nice-looking labels without manual 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1066
	positioning even for awkward cases in big runs of charts.
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1067
  * Adjustable piechart slice ordering:
4486
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1068
	For example. pie charts with lots of small slices can be 
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1069
	configured to alternate thin and thick slices to help the label placement 
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robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1070
	algorithm work better.
4204
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1071
  * Improved spiderplots
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jonas
parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1072
4205
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parents: 4204
diff changeset
  1073
#### Noteworthy bug fixes
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parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1074
  * Fixes to TTF splitting (patch from Albertas Agejevas):
4486
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1075
	This affected some documents using font subsetting
4204
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1076
  * Tables with spans improved splitting:
4486
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1077
	Splitting of tables across pages did not work correctly when the table had
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1078
	row/column spans
4204
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1079
  * Fix runtime error affecting keepWithNext
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1080
3054
9055afab3268 Created higher level changes list and removed svn logs.
jonas
parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1081
4204
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1082
Older releases
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1083
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3054
9055afab3268 Created higher level changes list and removed svn logs.
jonas
parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1084
4204
b6e6338eed55 update changelog [to markdown]
Ricardo Mendonca <ricardo@reportlab.com>
parents: 4201
diff changeset
  1085
Please refer to subversion backlogs for a low level change list
3054
9055afab3268 Created higher level changes list and removed svn logs.
jonas
parents: 2982
diff changeset
  1086
4486
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1087
	RELEASE 1.20 at 18:00 GMT  25/Nov/2004
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1088
	RELEASE 1.19 at 18:00 GMT  21/Jan/2004
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1089
	RELEASE 1.18 at 12:00 GMT  9/Jul/2003
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1090
	RELEASE 1.17 at 16:00 GMT  3/Jan/2003
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1091
	RELEASE 1.16 at 16:00 GMT  7/Nov/2002
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1092
	RELEASE 1.15 at 14:00 GMT  9/Aug/2002
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1093
	RELEASE 1.14 at 18:00 GMT 28/May/2002
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1094
	RELEASE 1.13 at 15:00 GMT 27/March/2002
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1095
	RELEASE 1.12 at 17:00 GMT 28/February/2002
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1096
	RELEASE 1.11 at 14:00 GMT 12/December/2001
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1097
	RELEASE 1.10 at 14:00 GMT 06/November/2001
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1098
	RELEASE 1.09 at 14:00 BST 13/August/2001
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1099
	RELEASE 1.08 at 12:00 BST 19/June/2001
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1100
	RELEASE 1.07 at 11:54 BST 2001/05/02
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1101
	RELEASE 1.06 at 14:00 BST 2001/03/30
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1102
	RELEASE 1.03 on 2001/02/09
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1103
	RELEASE 1.02 on 2000/12/11
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1104
	RELEASE 1.01 on 2000/10/10
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1105
	RELEASE 1.00 on 2000/07/20
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1106
	RELEASE 0.95 on 2000/07/14
b5673e9d2876 fix frame background stroking for the container case. version --> 3.5.16
robin <robin@reportlab.com>
parents: 4483
diff changeset
  1107
	RELEASE 0.94 on 2000/06/20