Ghostscript 8.70 released with improved fonts handling

Ghostscript 8.70 released with improved fonts handling

Apparently new version of Ghostscript is out with quite a few imrpovements and fixes.

Changes:

  • switched license to "GPLv3 or newer";
  • fixed a lot of issues with transparency;
  • fixed fonts handling, especially when generating PDF;
  • numerous robustness, correctness, and performance improvements;
  • security fixes addressing CVE-2009-0583 and CVE-2009-0792;
  • new generic Esc/Page devices, eplmono and eplcolor, were added, as well as the cdnj500 device to support the HP DesignJet 500;
  • the size of PostScript integers was limited to 32 bits, as recommended in the specification.

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