[NTG-pdftex] dvipdfmx (was: Roadmap)

Martin Schröder martin at oneiros.de
Thu Dec 22 12:55:16 CET 2005


On 2005-12-13 13:52:30 +0100, Martin Schröder wrote:
> 1.40 (200603):
> - all the current patches plus \primitive et.al
> - cleanup the code (fewer patchfiles) to have a better starting
>   point for lua
> - move project to Gforge hosted by Fabrice, and setup a complete
>   code repository there
> - start of "pdfTeX news"
> 
> 1.50
> - more bits, i.e. use more than 16 (and enough) where possible
> 
> 1.60 or later
> - general map file handling for pdfTeX and all programs that use
>   map files
> - OpenType -- this requires more bits and can be done in steps
> - lua -- integration can be done post 1.40, but the TeX<->Lua
>   interface needs much testing and developement, so lua will stay
>   experimental for quite some time
> 
> sometime (i.e. whenever it's ready)
> - tagged pdf
> - merging hyperlinks in included documents

Btw: We talked about dvipdfmx. When will pdftex have all of it's
features? I vaguely remember that we are not missing very much.

Best
    Martin
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