Release Notes: PangoLayout line breaking was improved. The FT_Face finalizer call was fixed. The usage of CoreText in the ATSUI backend was reverted. Introspection is now enabled again. Several minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: GPOS positioning and kerning with non-identity Cairo matrices was fixed. A memory leak was plugged. The Indic character class data was updated to support Unicode 5.1. Some non-standard C++ code was eliminated.
Release Notes: The next-generation Harfbuzz implementation was merged as a brand new OpenType Layout engine. The ATSUI backend was ported to use CoreText instead of ATS. Several new APIs were added. Some bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Two array overflow bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Various possible overflows in HarfBuzz were resolved, and its code was reshuffled and font sanitizing was improved. Introspection was re-enabled. Ming32 build issues were fixed. Several other issues were resolved.
Release Notes: The next-gen Harfbuzz implementation was merged as a brand new OpenType Layout engine. The ATSUI backend was ported to use CoreText instead of ATS. Several new APIs were added. Several bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Handling of SFNT fonts in dfont containers was improved. The Indic shaper for new Unicode 5.1 characters was improved. Several crashes and many minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: The ability to save to PS, EPS, PDF, and SVG files was added. The filetype is detected from output file extension. New options "--foreground", "--background", and "--annotate" were added. The PangoFc backend API was changed slightly; among other changes, lazy loading of fonts is now allowed. Memory allocation and usage of HarfBuzz was optimized. Several optimizations, build fixes, and many bugfixes were made.
Release Notes: The PangoFc font loading API was changed to allow for lazy loading of fonts. PangoFc can now load fallback fonts. HarfBuzz's memory allocation was improved. Numeric styles are now parsed and printed correctly. The public API was slightly enhanced. Several bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Many minor bugs and a crash were fixed. Building with older compilers was fixed. Documentation was improved.