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Apache PDFBox
-Copyright 2009 The Apache Software Foundation
+Copyright 2010 The Apache Software Foundation
This product includes software developed at
The Apache Software Foundation (http://www.apache.org/).
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===================================================
PDFBox is an open source Java library for working with PDF documents.
+This project allows creation of new PDF documents, manipulation of
+existing documents and the ability to extract content from documents.
+PDFBox also includes several command line utilities. PDFBox is published
+under the Apache License, Version 2.0.
-You need Apache Ant <http://ant.apache.org/> to build PDFBox. Once you
-have installed Ant, you can build the sources by running "ant" in
-this directory.
+You need Java 5 (or higher) and Maven 2 <http://maven.apache.org/> to
+build PDFBox. The recommended build command is:
-You can customize the build by adding a "build.properties" file that overrides
-the default build properties. For example, the Ant build will create a
-Checkstyle report if you have Checkstyle <http://checkstyle.sourceforge.net/>
-installed. Set the checkstyle.home.dir property to enable the report:
+ mvn clean install
- checkstyle.home.dir=/path/to/checkstyle
+The default build will compile the Java sources and package the binary
+classes into a jar package. See the Maven documentation for all the
+other available build options.
-The Ant build will build the PDFBox web site if you have Apache Forrest
-<http://forrest.apache.org/> installed. Set the FORREST_HOME environment
-variable to enable the web site build.
+There is also an Ant build that you can use to build the same binaries.
+The Ant build can also produce .NET DLLs if you have IKVM.NET
+<http://www.ikvm.net/> installed. See the build.xml file for details.
+
+PDFBox is a project of the Apache Software Foundation <http://www.apache.org/>.
Known Limitations and Problems
==============================
@@ -41,29 +45,13 @@ Known Limitations and Problems
(such as Arabic or Hebrew), make sure you have the ICU4J jar file in your
classpath. This library is needed to properly hande right to left text.
-
See the issue tracker at https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX for
the full list of known issues and requested features.
-Disclaimer
-==========
-
-Apache PDFBox is an effort undergoing incubation at The Apache Software
-Foundation (ASF), sponsored by the Apache Incubator PMC. Incubation is
-required of all newly accepted projects until a further review indicates
-that the infrastructure, communications, and decision making process have
-stabilized in a manner consistent with other successful ASF projects. While
-incubation status is not necessarily a reflection of the completeness or
-stability of the code, it does indicate that the project has yet to be fully
-endorsed by the ASF.
-
-See http://incubator.apache.org/projects/pdfbox.html for the current
-incubation status of the Apache PDFBox project.
-
License (see also LICENSE.txt)
==============================
-Collective work: Copyright 2009 The Apache Software Foundation.
+Collective work: Copyright 2010 The Apache Software Foundation.
Licensed to the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) under one or more
contributor license agreements. See the NOTICE file distributed with
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-Release Notes -- Apache PDFBox -- Version 0.8.0-incubating
+Release Notes -- Apache PDFBox -- Version 1.0.0
Introduction
------------
-Apache PDFBox is an open source Java library for working with PDF documents.
-
-This 0.8.0-incubating release is the first PDFBox release made at the
-Apache Software Foundation. The most notable change since the previous
-release (0.7.3) is the renaming of all Java packages from org.pdfbox to
-org.apache.pdfbox. If you've used PDFBox before, you need to update all
-your client code to use the renamed PDFBox packages.
-
-The -incubating label included in the version number reflects the incubation
-status of the project. See the disclaimer below for more about incubation.
-
-See the Apache PDFBox website at http://incubator.apache.org/pdfbox/ for
-more information.
+PDFBox is an open source Java library for working with PDF documents.
+
+The most notable changes in this release are the upgrade to Java 5, numerous
+performance imporvements, support for page labels and Adobe CFF/Type2 fonts,
+and the switch of the default build system from Ant to Maven. For more
+details, please refer to the following issues on the PDFBox issue tracker
+at https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX:
+
+New Features
+
+ [PDFBOX-90] Support explicit retrieval of page labels
+ [PDFBOX-505] Support for adding a textmatrix, textscaling and textrotation
+ [PDFBOX-526] Add ability to read encrypted file & write unencrypted file
+ [PDFBOX-542] Support for Adobe CFF/Type2 fonts
+ [PDFBOX-572] Upgrading PDFBox (incl. JempBox and FontBox) to use Java 5 ...
+
+Improvements
+
+ [PDFBOX-514] maven pom's do not include source artifacts
+ [PDFBOX-531] Minor change to expose separating beads option through ...
+ [PDFBOX-532] getPageLabels method for PDocumentCatalog class.
+ [PDFBOX-545] Switch PDFBox build to Maven
+ [PDFBOX-558] PDPageDestination getPageNumber only returns page number ...
+ [PDFBOX-580] Use a dummy color instead of failing with unsupported ...
+ [PDFBOX-581] Avoid warnings for graphics operations when extracting text
+ [PDFBOX-599] PDFBox performance issue: TextPosition performance tweak
+ [PDFBOX-600] PDFBox performance issue: PDFTextStripper performance tweak
+ [PDFBOX-601] PDFBox performance issue: PDSimpleFont, PDFont performance ...
+ [PDFBOX-602] PDFBox performance issue: PDPage tweaks
+ [PDFBOX-603] PDFBox performance issue: Encoding.java getCharacter() ...
+ [PDFBOX-604] Various text extraction performance improvements
+
+Bug Fixes
+
+ [PDFBOX-50] Hierarchical PDRadioCollections cannot be processed.
+ [PDFBOX-218] bad print
+ [PDFBOX-508] Lost spacing as a result of operator "Tc" ignoring.
+ [PDFBOX-519] NullPointerException in SetNonStrokingSeparation.java
+ [PDFBOX-520] Ignores char spacing (Tc) and word space (Tw) when ...
+ [PDFBOX-522] PDIndexed.java does not support a base color space other ...
+ [PDFBOX-536] missing iterator.hasNext() test in PDFXrefStreamParser
+ [PDFBOX-537] Endless loop in org.apache.pdfbox.pdfparser.BaseParser....
+ [PDFBOX-541] Infinite loop in BaseParser.parseCOSDictionary
+ [PDFBOX-549] Lost links when merging with PDFMergerUtility ...
+ [PDFBOX-552] NPE while printing a pdf with an image inside
+ [PDFBOX-555] Highlight.jsp (pdfbox.war) not working
+ [PDFBOX-557] Missing entries in glyphlist
+ [PDFBOX-571] Dubious handling of word spacing (Tw)
+ [PDFBOX-573] Maven build does not download files not inclued in ...
+ [PDFBOX-583] TextPosition#getIndividualWidths returns negative values
+ [PDFBOX-590] PDFXrefStreamParser iterates when no elements are available
+ [PDFBOX-591] PDFBox performance issue: BaseParser.readUntilEndStream() ...
+ [PDFBOX-593] ClassCastException in PDAppearanceDictionary
+ [PDFBOX-594] Typo: change getBoderStyle() to getBorderStyle()
+ [PDFBOX-596] PDActionURI: invalid getBase()
+ [PDFBOX-597] PDAcnnotation has methods not defined for all annotations
+ [PDFBOX-598] DateConverter.toCalendar doesn't clear milliseconds field
+ [PDFBOX-614] Rendering image results in java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: ...
Release Contents
----------------
-This release consists of a source archive (pdfbox-0.8.0-incubating-src.jar).
-You can build the release with Apache Ant like this:
-
- jar xf pdfbox-0.8.0-incubating-src.jar
- cd pdfbox-0.8.0-incubating
- ant
+This release consists of a single source archive packaged as a zip file.
+The archive can be unpacked with the jar tool from your JDK installation.
+See the README.txt file for instructions on how to build this release.
The source archive is accompanied by SHA1 and MD5 checksums and a PGP
signature that you can use to verify the authenticity of your download.
The public key used for the PGP signature can be found at
-https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/pdfbox/KEYS.
-
-Changelog
----------
-
-Bug
-
- * [PDFBOX-51] - PDFToImage fails to render correctly
- * [PDFBOX-93] - Error in FlateFilter?
- * [PDFBOX-94] - Unexpected end of ZLIB input stream
- * [PDFBOX-107] - viewer crashed
- * [PDFBOX-110] - bad font data with TrueTypeFont
- * [PDFBOX-141] - PDF to image conversion can lead to mostly black area
- * [PDFBOX-148] - Error getting pdf version (NumberFormatException)
- * [PDFBOX-152] - Merge Landscape and Portrait PDFs does not keep orientation
- * [PDFBOX-162] - font spacing
- * [PDFBOX-173] - Some suggested COSString improvements
- * [PDFBOX-178] - splitting some words randomnly
- * [PDFBOX-183] - java.lang.NullPointerException in highlighter.generateXMLHig
- * [PDFBOX-187] - Error in parsing CMap file
- * [PDFBOX-211] - Regression: ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException in PDFBox 0.7.3
- * [PDFBOX-221] - NPE on convertToImage
- * [PDFBOX-223] - CurrentColor in PageDrawer Doesn't Restore Properly
- * [PDFBOX-224] - Printing Rectangles on rotated pages
- * [PDFBOX-227] - ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException:4
- * [PDFBOX-234] - spaces lost
- * [PDFBOX-249] - Imbricated XObjects with the same name
- * [PDFBOX-250] - Table borders not printing correctly
- * [PDFBOX-286] - PDF document renders incorrectly
- * [PDFBOX-290] - java.lang.NoSuchMethodError in fontbox
- * [PDFBOX-292] - Text Extraction strips 1 char when extracting a twin pair
- * [PDFBOX-296] - Extreme memory usage while extracting text from one pdf
- * [PDFBOX-313] - OutOfMemoryError for larger PDF text extraction
- * [PDFBOX-318] - Error getting pdf version
- * [PDFBOX-321] - PDF printing or conversion : lines are too thick - SOLVED ?
- * [PDFBOX-324] - One rectangle missing when converting PDF to image
- * [PDFBOX-330] - Watermarks aren't correctly showed
- * [PDFBOX-335] - Version incompatibility with Lucene?
- * [PDFBOX-343] - java.lang.ClassCastException: org.pdfbox.cos.COSArray cannot
- * [PDFBOX-348] - java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/fontbox/afm/AFMParser
- * [PDFBOX-349] - Spaces between words ignored in scanned pdf files
- * [PDFBOX-361] - NullPointerException in PDPageNode.getAllKids
- * [PDFBOX-364] - Latest trunk uses Java 5 autoboxing
- * [PDFBOX-373] - (null) printed when characters cannot be decoded during text extraction
- * [PDFBOX-374] - text areas not properly being sorted because of page rotation
- * [PDFBOX-377] - Incorrect direction of extracted Arabic Text
- * [PDFBOX-379] - PDType1Font uses the Java 5 constant Font.TYPE1
- * [PDFBOX-385] - ClassCastException when call parseCOSArray in BaseParser.java
- * [PDFBOX-390] - org.pdfbox.filter.ASCIIHexFilter does not skip Whitespace
- * [PDFBOX-393] - Maven files in jempbox do not work in Eclipse.
- * [PDFBOX-395] - NPE on public key encryption of an unencrypted document
- * [PDFBOX-396] - Incorrect permissions after decryption
- * [PDFBOX-401] - setStrokingColorSpace and setNonStrokingColorSpace in PDPageContentStream doesn't work correct
- * [PDFBOX-404] - ClassCastException in COSDictionaryMap
- * [PDFBOX-407] - PDLineDashPattern missing call to super.clone()
- * [PDFBOX-409] - Small hashcode issue, The code invokes hashCode on an array.
- * [PDFBOX-415] - Errors when decomposing Arabic Ligatures
- * [PDFBOX-418] - PDFStreamParser reads incorrect number (patch provided)
- * [PDFBOX-421] - Unit tests are failing
- * [PDFBOX-425] - Silent print ignores passed PrintJob
- * [PDFBOX-426] - Class StrokePath has the wrong superclass
- * [PDFBOX-428] - Error Printing: dash lengths all zero
- * [PDFBOX-436] - PDFontFactory.createFont returns null if the given parameter fontCache is null
- * [PDFBOX-438] - FlateFilter: endless loop because of missing length check (for encrypted pdfs)
- * [PDFBOX-442] - race condition in PdfFont
- * [PDFBOX-446] - A empty page produces a NPE
- * [PDFBOX-450] - PDFTextStripper CAN NOT extract correct font information for some early produced PDF documents
- * [PDFBOX-452] - [patch] maven build errors in current trunk
- * [PDFBOX-453] - FlateFilter decode() throwing OutOfMemoryError
- * [PDFBOX-454] - IOException upon opening a PDF
- * [PDFBOX-455] - java.lang.ClassCastException: org.pdfbox.cos.COSString cannot be cast to org.pdfbox.cos.COSName
- * [PDFBOX-456] - PDFTextStripperByArea never finds any text (pageNo check in PDFTextStripper always returns false)
- * [PDFBOX-458] - Wrong implementation of COSArray.getInt()
- * [PDFBOX-459] - Trailer Dictionary object labeled "Size" is overwritten when there are 2 xref table objects
- * [PDFBOX-466] - error parsing files generated by crystal reports
- * [PDFBOX-468] - index out of bounds exception
- * [PDFBOX-470] - corrupt zip stream causes document to not parse
- * [PDFBOX-471] - invalid dictionary crashes parser
- * [PDFBOX-473] - attempt to push back when content read
- * [PDFBOX-474] - invalid xref entry causes parser to fail
- * [PDFBOX-477] - extra spaces added to rotated text
- * [PDFBOX-478] - PDFToImage don't render text in iText generated PDF
- * [PDFBOX-482] - DeviceCMYK support in PDColorSpaceFactory
- * [PDFBOX-483] - rendering issues during clipping (W/W*-operator)
- * [PDFBOX-485] - Fonts not printed on HP laserjet (1320 & 8150) when having landscape orientation
- * [PDFBOX-487] - Font size not rendered with the needed precision
- * [PDFBOX-496] - PDDocument.load hangs when loading zero-length file
- * [PDFBOX-498] - some pdf-files have no newline after endobj, pdfbox fails on that
- * [PDFBOX-503] - PDF loader causes infinite loop on non-PDF inputs
- * [PDFBOX-511] - JVM crash in PDColorSpaceInstance.createColor()
- * [PDFBOX-512] - org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.PDDocument.getPageMap() always returns null
- * [PDFBOX-518] - ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException in PDInlinedImage.java
- * [PDFBOX-523] - IndexOutOfBoundsException in SetNonStrokingICCBasedColor
- * [PDFBOX-528] - Inlined images with a ColorSpace in the resource dictionary don't work
- * [PDFBOX-529] - Inline images can be drawn in the wrong place
-
-Improvement
-
- * [PDFBOX-302] - Improve font handling (was: layout print problem)
- * [PDFBOX-319] - Implementation of PDDeviceCMYK.createColorModel()
- * [PDFBOX-358] - Vertical text extraction splitting text
- * [PDFBOX-363] - Fixed Page rotation
- * [PDFBOX-365] - Updating Lucene version (was: Error in LucenPDFDocument class)
- * [PDFBOX-368] - Use the Maven standard directory layout
- * [PDFBOX-376] - Remove the js.jar file
- * [PDFBOX-380] - Limited support for SC and SCN operator
- * [PDFBOX-381] - Remove direct JAI dependency
- * [PDFBOX-387] - new Maven pom.xml files for pdfbox, fontbox, and jempbox
- * [PDFBOX-389] - Support for b*, B*, d, i, j and J operator
- * [PDFBOX-405] - Not a bug, but definately incorrect code in PDPageContentStream
- * [PDFBOX-437] - Prepare JempBox and FontBox for release
- * [PDFBOX-460] - [PATCH] Improvements for bitmap production (resolution and color depth)
- * [PDFBOX-461] - Disable javadoc creation timestamp
- * [PDFBOX-472] - use commons logging
- * [PDFBOX-507] - [PATCH] Option to disable close warning in finalizer of COSDocument.
- * [PDFBOX-517] - PD Fonts do not attempt to load from the environment if an embed font cannot be loaded
- * [PDFBOX-524] - Drop LoggingObject
- * [PDFBOX-530] - Forward test logs to a log file
-
-New Feature
-
- * [PDFBOX-98] - Print PDF
- * [PDFBOX-264] - colorspace as an array entry
- * [PDFBOX-272] - Identify text rotation angle in TextPosition
- * [PDFBOX-338] - pdf page extraction
- * [PDFBOX-493] - Ability to get page number for bookmarks
-
-
-Disclaimer
-----------
-
-Apache PDFBox is an effort undergoing incubation at The Apache Software
-Foundation (ASF), sponsored by the Apache Incubator PMC. Incubation is
-required of all newly accepted projects until a further review indicates
-that the infrastructure, communications, and decision making process have
-stabilized in a manner consistent with other successful ASF projects. While
-incubation status is not necessarily a reflection of the completeness or
-stability of the code, it does indicate that the project has yet to be fully
-endorsed by the ASF.
-
-See http://incubator.apache.org/projects/pdfbox.html for the current
-incubation status of the Apache PDFBox project.
+https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/pdfbox/KEYS.
+
+About Apache PDFBox
+-------------------
+
+Apache PDFBox is an open source Java library for working with PDF documents.
+This project allows creation of new PDF documents, manipulation of existing
+documents and the ability to extract content from documents. Apache PDFBox
+also includes several command line utilities. Apache PDFBox is published
+under the Apache License, Version 2.0.
+
+For more information, visit http://pdfbox.apache.org/
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