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+1

 

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From: Robert Meyer [mailto:rme...@hotmail.co.uk] 
Sent: 04 August 2015 16:33
To: fop-dev@xmlgraphics.apache.org
Subject: [VOTE] Merge Temp_PCLSoftFont branch with trunk

 

Hi All,

This is a vote to merge the temporary branch for adding PCL soft font
support to FOP trunk.

What this allows for are TrueType fonts to be converted into a PCL native
font format. This moves FOP away from using AWT and rasterized characters
allowing for PCL output to potentially be generated over a cloud, better
rendering quality and smaller documents. Other font formats will still be
rasterized but TrueType will now default to being converted for PCL output.

If you want to give it a try please do. The branch can be found here:

http://svn.eu.apache.org/repos/asf/xmlgraphics/fop/branches/Temp_PCLSoftFont
s
<https://svn.eu.apache.org/repos/asf/xmlgraphics/fop/branches/Temp_PCLSoftFo
nts> 

This vote wll last 6 days (as I'm unavailable this weekend) and will
conclude next Monday. 

Here is my +1.

Thanks,

Robert

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