I have just released a PCF driver for the FreeType library. BDF will follow shortly.
gsft-0.0.2.fix2 is out.
Currently, gsft is believed to work on Gnu/Linux/x86, SunOs 5.6/Sparc, and Linux/Alpha (in my lab there are no other machines, sigh).
gsft-0.0.2 is out.
This patch modifies Ghostscript to invoke the FreeType2 scan-line converter in order to fill paths generated from interpreting and hinting Type1 fonts. Both monochrome and anti-aliased FreeType2 scan converters have been integrated.
Text readability on low-resolution devices is greatly increased. It is a preliminary alpha version and it works fine: use at your own risk.
New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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