Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-10 Thread viv...@gmail.com
Il 09/12/2014 15:26, Martin Vaeth ha scritto: viv...@gmail.com viv...@gmail.com wrote: - The project only has 20 commit, last one 8 months ago https://github.com/m-click/mcpdf.git The project is just a few lines anyway: merely a wrapper to the library. All the work happens in the itext

[gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-09 Thread Martin Vaeth
viv...@gmail.com viv...@gmail.com wrote: - The project only has 20 commit, last one 8 months ago https://github.com/m-click/mcpdf.git The project is just a few lines anyway: merely a wrapper to the library. All the work happens in the itext library which AFAIK is the same project (in

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-08 Thread viv...@gmail.com
Il 08/12/2014 00:17, Martin Vaeth ha scritto: Michał Górny mgo...@gentoo.org wrote: Have you tried mcpdf? I heard about it now for the first time. If I understand correctly, it uses the same library as pdfTK, only a somewhat later version (e.g. with improved unicode handling). The main

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-08 Thread viv...@gmail.com
Il 08/12/2014 01:05, Gordon Pettey ha scritto: On Sun, Dec 7, 2014 at 3:21 PM, Kristian Fiskers By all means, thanks for informing about an alternative, but I personally believe that it is important for the overall distribution to keep a wider perspective than personal non-free

[gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Martin Vaeth
Michał Górny mgo...@gentoo.org wrote: 2. No gcj support. [...] Not sure if anybody actually uses it, and if it is actually useful for anything The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there is still no replacement for the latter which works as good, especially if you have

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Michał Górny
Dnia 2014-12-07, o godz. 18:15:50 Martin Vaeth mar...@mvath.de napisał(a): Michał Górny mgo...@gentoo.org wrote: 2. No gcj support. [...] Not sure if anybody actually uses it, and if it is actually useful for anything The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Tim Harder
On 2014-12-07 13:15, Martin Vaeth wrote: The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there is still no replacement for the latter which works as good, especially if you have tricky pdfs to process. Loosing gcj would therefore be a real loss. As long as you're fine with any

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Kristian Fiskerstrand
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 12/07/2014 07:45 PM, Tim Harder wrote: On 2014-12-07 13:15, Martin Vaeth wrote: The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there is still no replacement for the latter which works as good, especially if you have tricky pdfs

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Tim Harder
On 2014-12-07 15:02, Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote: The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there is still no replacement for the latter which works as good, especially if you have tricky pdfs to process. Loosing gcj would therefore be a real loss. As long as you're

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Kristian Fiskerstrand
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 12/07/2014 10:05 PM, Tim Harder wrote: On 2014-12-07 15:02, Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote: The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there is still no replacement for the latter which works as good, especially if you have

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Andrew Savchenko
Hi, On Sun, 07 Dec 2014 22:21:50 +0100 Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 12/07/2014 10:05 PM, Tim Harder wrote: On 2014-12-07 15:02, Kristian Fiskerstrand wrote: The most important consumer is app-text/pdftk Unfortunately, there is still

[gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Martin Vaeth
Michał Górny mgo...@gentoo.org wrote: Have you tried mcpdf? I heard about it now for the first time. If I understand correctly, it uses the same library as pdfTK, only a somewhat later version (e.g. with improved unicode handling). The main difference seems to be that it does not insist on

Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: sys-devel/gcc::mgorny up for testing

2014-12-07 Thread Gordon Pettey
On Sun, Dec 7, 2014 at 3:21 PM, Kristian Fiskers By all means, thanks for informing about an alternative, but I personally believe that it is important for the overall distribution to keep a wider perspective than personal non-free use (even if this is a developers primary focus as reason