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From Matthias Reischenbacher <matthias8...@gmx.at>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Merge Temp_PCLSoftFont branch with trunk
Date Wed, 05 Aug 2015 10:19:19 GMT
+1

On 04.08.2015 12:33, Robert Meyer wrote:
> Hi All,
> 
> This is a vote to merge the temporary branch for adding PCL soft font
> support to FOP trunk.
> 
> What this allows for are TrueType fonts to be converted into a PCL
> native font format. This moves FOP away from using AWT and rasterized
> characters allowing for PCL output to potentially be generated over a
> cloud, better rendering quality and smaller documents. Other font
> formats will still be rasterized but TrueType will now default to being
> converted for PCL output.
> 
> If you want to give it a try please do. The branch can be found here:
> 
> http://svn.eu.apache.org/repos/asf/xmlgraphics/fop/branches/Temp_PCLSoftFonts
> <https://svn.eu.apache.org/repos/asf/xmlgraphics/fop/branches/Temp_PCLSoftFonts>
> 
> This vote wll last 6 days (as I'm unavailable this weekend) and will
> conclude next Monday.
> 
> Here is my +1.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Robert

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