[NTG-pdftex] pdftex-1.40.8-rc1

The Thanh Han hanthethanh at gmail.com
Wed May 28 11:50:33 CEST 2008


a RC for 1.40.8 is available for testing. This release
is suppposed to be included in texlive2008.


pdfTeX 3.1415926-1.40.8-rc1 was released on 2008-05-28
- Incorporated synctex
- Incorporated the new version of TeX: 3.1415926
- The pool file is now compiled in
- Bugfix:
  - Fonts from included PDFs for which maplines existed missed their /StemV
  - \pdflastximagepages was broken for JBIG2 images 
  - included PDFs with a negative lly in the MediaBox with a depth != 0 with
    \pdfximage were wrongly vertically diplaces (936)
  - PDF inclusion was broken on ppc-darwin (941)
- pdfTeX uses libpng 1.2.29


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