Friday, July 25, 2014

pdf2htmlEX v0.12 is out!

pdf2htmlEX v0.12 has been released: https://github.com/coolwanglu/pdf2htmlEX/releases/tag/v0.12

This version brings lots of new features and bug fixed,

Special thanks to Duan Yao, who implemented the long-waited text visibility detection feature (--correct-text-visiblity), and other many others.


Some planned work in the next release would include:
  - better test cases
  - better incorporation with Fontforge (python?)
  - better documentations


 
Complete change log:
 
* Recognize and hide covered text
* Proof mode that allows easy comparison of HTML and PDF
* Do not support Fontforge < 2.0.0 any more
* Output is now XHTML
* Other bug fixed and improvements
* New options
 --process-annotation
 --correct-text-visibility
 --proof
 --svg-node-count-limit
 --svg-embed-bitmap
* Removed options
 --css-draw