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From Andreas Lehmkuehler <andr...@lehmi.de>
Subject [ANNOUNCE] Apache PDFBox 2.0.16 released
Date Fri, 28 Jun 2019 04:34:48 GMT
The Apache PDFBox community is pleased to announce the release of
Apache PDFBox version 2.0.15. The release is available for download at:


See the full release notes below for details about this release.

Release Notes -- Apache PDFBox -- Version 2.0.16


The Apache PDFBox library is an open source Java tool for working with PDF 

This is an incremental bugfix release based on the earlier 2.0.15 release. It 
a couple of fixes and small improvements.

For more details on these changes and all the other fixes and improvements
included in this release, please refer to the following issues on the
PDFBox issue tracker at https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PDFBOX.


[PDFBOX-3819] - TrueType glyphs not displayed in rendering on Windows 10
[PDFBOX-4017] - Symbol font glyphs not found on Windows 10 fall creators update
[PDFBOX-4155] - Password Security with Unicode needs SASLprep
[PDFBOX-4489] - Memory issue on 
[PDFBOX-4513] - FDFAnnotationStamp fails to parse some appearance streams
[PDFBOX-4517] - Unable to decrypt PDF with String and Stream filter to identity
[PDFBOX-4518] - NegativeArraySizeException thrown when converting PDF to Image
[PDFBOX-4520] - PDFBox PDFToImage shows black bars on scanned text
[PDFBOX-4521] - Missing Info value from file trailer: 
org.apache.pdfbox.cos.COSName cannot be cast to org.apache.pdfbox.cos.COSDictionary
[PDFBOX-4525] - PDF completely blow up the RAM on RedHat
[PDFBOX-4526] - Optional Content Membership Dictionaries (OCMD) not supported
[PDFBOX-4535] - java.lang.ClassCastException in PDImageXObject.getMask()
[PDFBOX-4540] - COSWriter sometimes retrieves wrong ObjectKey
[PDFBOX-4543] - PDLineDashPattern fails as float[] is converted to List<float[]> 
instead of List<Float>
[PDFBOX-4549] - No Unicode mapping
[PDFBOX-4550] - Poor performance with corrupt ToUnicode stream
[PDFBOX-4551] - Prevent printing from CL applications when not authorized
[PDFBOX-4553] - Break of backward compatibility from 2.0.14 to 2.0.15
[PDFBOX-4571] - IllegalArgumentException: illegal line join value

New Feature

[PDFBOX-4563] - Port Appearance Handler from 3.0 back to 2.0


[PDFBOX-4564] - Port interface and base handler
[PDFBOX-4573] - Add dummy call to create appearance to annotations
[PDFBOX-4574] - Port individual appearance handlers
[PDFBOX-4575] - Add appearance generation to annotation example code
[PDFBOX-4576] - Update PageDrawer to match appearance handling in trunk


[PDFBOX-4458] - Subclasses of OperatorProcessor dont use constants
[PDFBOX-4509] - Font appears twice in resources of field widget
[PDFBOX-4510] - Don't write identity matrix in form XObjects of field widgets 
appearance stream
[PDFBOX-4519] - Reduce artefacts in shadings
[PDFBOX-4522] - Resources cache should be passed to type 3 fonts
[PDFBOX-4529] - ImageToPDF as Command Line
[PDFBOX-4539] - Cache CharsetDecoder
[PDFBOX-4544] - COSWriter.doWriteHeader(COSDocument) should use the document 
specified as parameter
[PDFBOX-4562] - Remove the usage of COSDocument.getCatalog
[PDFBOX-4578] - Overhaul StreamValidationProcess


[PDFBOX-4515] - Support for Add Text Callout Annotation tool.

Release Contents

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 a SHA512 checksum 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

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/

About The Apache Software Foundation

Established in 1999, The Apache Software Foundation provides organizational,
legal, and financial support for more than 100 freely-available,
collaboratively-developed Open Source projects. The pragmatic Apache License
enables individual and commercial users to easily deploy Apache software;
the Foundation's intellectual property framework limits the legal exposure
of its 2,500+ contributors.

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