[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.2 has been released

2011-07-17 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 0.2 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/project/freetype/files/ttfautohint Enjoy! Werner -- This project provides a

[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.3 has been released

2011-09-09 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 0.3 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint Enjoy! Werner PS: Downloads from savannah.nongnu.org will redirect to your nearest mirror site. Files on

[ft-announce] FreeType 2.4.7 has been released

2011-10-18 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.4.7 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. This is a security update; see below for the relevant snippet

Re: [ft-announce] [ft] [ft-devel] ttfautohint 0.4 has been released

2011-10-30 Thread Werner LEMBERG
I would LOVE to see diagonal hinting get implemented, because it would really improve the quality of the autohinter. Autofit doesn't offer code into this direction. However, FontForge has code for diagonal autohinting (in file nowakowskittfinstr.c). You might have a look. Since it hadn't

[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.6 has been released

2011-12-25 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 0.6 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint Merry Xmas! Werner PS: Downloads from savannah.nongnu.org will redirect to your nearest mirror site. Files

[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.7 has been released

2012-02-05 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 0.7 has been released. The source tarball and statically-linked Win32 binaries are available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint/0.7 Enjoy! Werner PS: Downloads from savannah.nongnu.org

[ft-announce] FreeType 2.4.9 has been released

2012-03-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.4.9 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ (please read the footnote on this page!) or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the

[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.7 has been released

2012-03-21 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 0.8 has been released. The source tarball and statically linked Win32 binaries are available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint/0.8 Enjoy! Werner PS: Downloads from savannah.nongnu.org

[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.93 has been released

2012-10-10 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 0.93 has been released. The source tarball, statically-linked binaries for Win32 (TTY and GUI) and OS X (TTY only) are available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint/0.93 Enjoy! Werner PS:

[ft-announce] ttfautohint 0.95 has been released

2013-03-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
Folks, I've just uploaded ttfautohint 0.95. This is a small maintainance release without major news. Currently, I'm heavily working on FreeType (including payed work) without having much time to continue the development of ttfautohint. I estimate that this dormant phase will end in about two

[ft-announce] FreeType 2.4.12 has been released

2013-05-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.4.12 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file;

[ft-announce] FreeType now supports color emojis

2013-05-29 Thread Werner LEMBERG
Behdad Esfahbod (on behalf of Google) contributed support for color embedded bitmaps (eg. color emoji). https://color-emoji.googlecode.com/git/specification/v1.html Here's a link to Google's blog entry: http://google-opensource.blogspot.de/2013/05/open-standard-color-font-fun-for.html

[ft-announce] FreeType version 2.5.0.1 has been released

2013-06-19 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.5.0.1 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file;

[ft-announce] FreeType 2.5.2 has been released.

2014-03-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.5.3 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file; all

[ft-announce] New Windows binaries for ttfautohint 1.00.

2014-03-26 Thread Werner LEMBERG
The Windows executable `ttfautohintGUI.exe' couldn't be run due to a linking error, still containing references to non-available dynamic libraries. This has been corrected now. Please download it again (the new .7z archive has 26-Mar-2014 as the date and a size of 3278316 bytes) – but mind a

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType version 2.6.1

2015-10-04 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.6.1 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType version 2.6.5

2016-07-12 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.6.5 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] FreeType is part of GSoC 2017

2017-02-27 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType is part of Google Summer of Code 2017! https://www.freetype.org/gsoc.html Werner ___ Freetype-announce mailing list Freetype-announce@nongnu.org https://lists.nongnu.org/mailman/listinfo/freetype-announce

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType version 2.7

2016-09-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.7 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file. Enjoy!

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.7.1

2016-12-30 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.7.1 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.8

2017-05-13 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.8 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file. Enjoy!

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.8.1

2017-09-16 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.8.1 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] GSoC has ended

2017-09-09 Thread Werner LEMBERG
GSoC 2017 has ended, and two participants (Kushal and Ewald) have successfully finished. Congrats to both of you! Ewald: Adding support for Type 1 fonts to Adobe CFF Engine http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/freetype-devel/2017-08/msg00148.html Kushal: Test framework for FreeType's

[ft-announce] Announcing ttfautohint 1.7

2017-08-26 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 1.7 has been released. The source tarball, statically-linked binaries for Win32 (TTY and GUI) and OS X (TTY only) are available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint/1.7 Instructions to build the

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.9.1

2018-05-02 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.9.1 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.9

2018-01-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.9 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file. Enjoy!

[ft-announce] Announcing ttfautohint 1.8

2018-01-01 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 1.8.1 has been released. The source tarball, statically-linked binaries for Win32 (TTY and GUI) and OS X (TTY only) are available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint/1.7 Instructions to build the

Re: [ft-announce] Announcing ttfautohint 1.8

2018-01-02 Thread Werner LEMBERG
> PPS: Due to a bug in another package (which I can't control), Homebrew > support is not yet available, cf. > >https://github.com/Homebrew/homebrew-core/pull/22321 This has just been fixed, so the new version has also landed in Homebrew. Werner

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.10.0

2019-03-15 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.10.0 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] Announcing ttfautohint 1.8.3

2019-04-12 Thread Werner LEMBERG
ttfautohint 1.8.3 has been released. The source tarball, statically-linked binaries for Win32 (TTY and GUI) and OS X (TTY only) are available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ttfautohint/1.8.3 Instructions to build

[ft-announce] Three GSoC projects for FreeType

2019-05-06 Thread Werner LEMBERG
Dear FreeType community, we are happy to announce that FreeType participates at GSoC with three projects this year. https://summerofcode.withgoogle.com/organizations/6062712681922560/ The following projects were selected. (1) Veeki Yadav: Improve the 'ftinspect' demo program (2)

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.10.1

2019-07-01 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.10.1 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] FreeType 2.10.2 released

2020-05-08 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.10.2 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.10.3

2020-10-10 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.10.3 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] Vulnerability warning (CVE-2020-15999)

2020-10-19 Thread Werner LEMBERG
I've just fixed a heap buffer overflow that can happen for some malformed `.ttf` files with PNG sbit glyphs. It seems that this vulnerability gets already actively used in the wild, so I ask all users to apply the corresponding commit as soon as possible. Tomorrow I will do a 2.10.4 release.

[ft-announce] Announcing FreeType 2.10.4

2020-10-19 Thread Werner LEMBERG
FreeType 2.10.4 has been released. It is available from http://savannah.nongnu.org/download/freetype/ or http://sourceforge.net/projects/freetype/files/ The latter site also holds older versions of the FreeType library. See below for the relevant snippet from the CHANGES file.

[ft-announce] building ghostscript with FreeType 2.10.3 and newer

2020-10-20 Thread Werner LEMBERG
A warning for distribution maintainers: Version 2.10.3 and later may break the build of ghostscript, due to ghostscript's use of a withdrawn macro that wasn't intended for external usage: https://bugs.ghostscript.com/show_bug.cgi?id=702985

[ft-announce] Migrating FreeType to freedesktop.org

2021-01-15 Thread Werner LEMBERG
We are in the process of migrating FreeType's git repository and infrastructure from Savannah to freedesktop.org. https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/freetype/freetype Savannah's git repository will become read-only for developers soon but stay in sync with the new location as a mirror. I've just