[Project_owners] Status reports (Week of 1 December, 2003)

Roland Mainz roland.mainz at informatik.med.uni-giessen.de
Thu Dec 4 19:19:46 EST 2003


Brian King wrote:
> I will be compiling status reports at the end of the week, so post what
> you have to this thread.

**Xprint**
Xprint" is an advanced printing system which enables X11 applications
(such as Mozilla/FireBird/ThunderBird/Eclipse etc.) to use devices like
printers, FAX or create documents in formats like PostScript, PDF, PCL,
etc.

28 November 2003: Xprint released 009 experimental _prototype_ with the
following new features:
* an all-new font download engine for the PostScript DDX which can
download TrueType/OpenType/PS Type42/PS Type 1 fonts to any PostScript
Level 2/3 printer as smoothed+optimised outline data
* better support for CUPS 
* PDF output

See http://xprint.mozdev.org/ and
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/xprint/ for further infomation...

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Bye,
Roland

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