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From Luis Bernardo <lmpmberna...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: My Goals for XML Graphics Project
Date Sat, 09 Jan 2016 19:03:55 GMT
On 1/5/16 5:26 PM, Glenn Adams wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 5, 2016 at 1:59 AM, Chris Bowditch <bowditch_chris@hotmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Sounds good to me Glenn. I'm definitely supportive of moving to Maven. The
>> question is should we do a bug fix release now or wait until you've
>> finished porting the projects to Maven?
>>
> Let's go ahead with a bugfix release first. Do we have any volunteers?
> Simon,  have you done a release yet? Perhaps you could work with Luis on
> this? First, you will need to do a vote.
>
I would have helped but Simon was too fast... But I will check the release.
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Chris
>>
>>
>> On 04/01/2016 17:58, Glenn Adams wrote:
>>
>>> I would also support a bugfix release. As for a JDK upgrade, I'm fine with
>>> holding off on that until we have a survey and better rationale for an
>>> upgrade.
>>>
>>> I am more interested in effecting a transition to maven in the shorter
>>> term, which I have been working on in branches to be eventually merged to
>>> trunk.
>>>
>>> On Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 7:33 AM, Chris Bowditch <
>>> bowditch_chris@hotmail.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi All,
>>>> As previously discussed I'm -1 on upgrading the JDK at this time. I will
>>>> change my vote if evidence gathered via a survey shows no one is using
>>>> the
>>>> older JDKs. Since FOP is a server side process, my experience is that it
>>>> is
>>>> run on a lot of older systems, like AIX, HP-UX, etc. It is very difficult
>>>> to patch these system up to such later JDKs, and so we may prevent a lot
>>>> of
>>>> users from using/upgrading FOP. And for what benefit? What does the later
>>>> JDK give us, that JDK 6 doesn't already have? The benefit seems very
>>>> minimal versus the potential cost
>>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>>
>>>> Chris
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 04/01/2016 14:12, Clay Leeds wrote:
>>>>
>>>> +1 for a pre-release party (FOP and/or Batik release before JDK upgrade)
>>>>> +1 for JDK upgrade, assuming there're community-wide VOTEs (2-weeks?
>>>>> 1-month? Lazy consensus?)
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers!
>>>>>
>>>>> Happy New Year folks!
>>>>>
>>>>> Sent from my iPhone 6s
>>>>>
>>>>> On Jan 4, 2016, at 5:55 AM, Simon Steiner <simonsteiner1984@gmail.com>
>>>>>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Would it make sense to make a bugfix release before requiring a newer
>>>>>> JDK.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We have done so far:
>>>>>> FOP-2157: Deadlock in CompareUtil class; fixed typo spotted by Jens
>>>>>> Schreiber
>>>>>> FOP-2356: default JAVA_HOME is not compatible with Oracle's JDK on
Mac
>>>>>> OS X
>>>>>> FOP-2436: Merging of Tagged (Accessible) PDF
>>>>>> FOP-2455 - Fix unnecessary duplication of AFP resource objects as
>>>>>> suggested by sdridi@iptech-group.com.
>>>>>> FOP-2465: Fix links to/from 'last' page
>>>>>> FOP-2473: SVG text using filters not shown
>>>>>> FOP-2485: Update xercesImpl to 2.9.1
>>>>>> FOP-2486: Soft font support for TrueType fonts in PCL
>>>>>> FOP-2487: replace cached pages if span condition doesn't match
>>>>>> FOP-2488: Support PDF/UA
>>>>>> FOP-2489: An SVG file using markers is not rendered by FOP 2.0
>>>>>> FOP-2490: Embedded SVG 1.2 not supported by FOP 2.0; fix submitted
by
>>>>>> Hussein Shafie.
>>>>>> FOP-2491: Adobe Reader error with OTF subset PDF
>>>>>> FOP-2494 - Unable to use Ubuntu Mono Font
>>>>>> FOP-2498: Fix "last" page master usage with
>>>>>> force-page-count=end-on-even/-odd
>>>>>> FOP-2499: PDF/UA warnings for nested elements
>>>>>> FOP-2504: Truetype support for AFP
>>>>>> FOP-2507: PDFVT and Page Piece exception using IF
>>>>>> FOP-2508: TTF bullet missing when OTF used
>>>>>> FOP-2509: Add support for PDF/A-3
>>>>>> FOP-2510: Flow name infinite Loop
>>>>>> FOP-2512: fix issue with transparent PNGs with indexed color model
>>>>>> FOP-2530: fix performance regression in MultiByteFont.findGlyphIndex
as
>>>>>> suggested by dvineshkumar@gmail.com
>>>>>> FOP-2537: Support CMYK JPEG in AFP
>>>>>> FOP-2538: PDF to PDF OOM
>>>>>> FOP-2543: Update avalon-framework to 4.3.1
>>>>>> FOP-2546: ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException merging fonts
>>>>>> FOP-2547: Update Xalan to 2.7.2 for CVE-2014-0107
>>>>>> FOP-2548: Support Barcode4J page number
>>>>>> FOP-2552: TrueType in AFP adding extra slash to end of font uri
>>>>>> FOP-2553: Support PDF shading to PS
>>>>>> XGC-93: fix performancy penalty caused by excessive
>>>>>> DeflaterOutputStream.write(byte) calls, thanks to Andre Klemann
>>>>>> XGC-97: Add PreloaderRawPNG to handle images ImageIO cant
>>>>>> XGC-103: Include ps-setpagedevice when dsc-compliant is false
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks
>>>>>>
>>>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>>>> From: Glenn Adams [mailto:glenn@skynav.com]
>>>>>> Sent: 21 December 2015 23:55
>>>>>> To: XML Graphics Project <general@xmlgraphics.apache.org>
>>>>>> Subject: My Goals for XML Graphics Project
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Fellow Team,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I'd like to share some of my ideas for improving the XML Graphics
>>>>>> projects as we move forward:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>      - transition writeable source repository from SVN to GIT, making
>>>>>> SVN a
>>>>>>      slave to the latter
>>>>>>      - transition build, test, and deployment system from Ant to
Maven
>>>>>>      - update minimum JDK to 7 or perhaps even 8
>>>>>>      - enable findbugs (from Maven site goals) by default
>>>>>>      - convert non-Junit tests (batik) to Junit
>>>>>>      - improve test coverage
>>>>>>      - triage bug list
>>>>>>      - revisit documentation, in its format, deployment, and content
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Overall, I want to bring XML Graphics more up to date with other
>>>>>> "modern"
>>>>>> Apache Project practices and tool sets.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Please feel free comment on these matters.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Glenn
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
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