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From Robert Meyer <rme...@hotmail.co.uk>
Subject RE: [VOTE RESULT] Merge Temp_PCLSoftFont branch with trunk
Date Mon, 10 Aug 2015 13:34:45 GMT
Hi,

The vote has now closed and has 6 +1 with no other votes. I will merge the branch in shortly.

Thanks all,

Robert

> Subject: Re: [VOTE] Merge Temp_PCLSoftFont branch with trunk
> To: fop-dev@xmlgraphics.apache.org
> From: bowditch_chris@hotmail.com
> Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2015 13:25:09 +0100
> 
> Hi Rob,
> 
> Thanks for developing this useful addition to PCL Renderer.
> 
> +1
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Chris
> 
> On 04/08/2015 16:33, 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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