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xmlroff XSL Formatter / News: Recent posts

xmlroff moved to http://xmlroff.org/

This SF project is inactive. New xmlroff development is taking place at http://xmlroff.org/.

Posted by Tony Graham 2007-04-22

xmlroff 0.3.99 -- Development snapshot

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org) is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.99 is a snapshot of the progress towards xmlroff 0.4.0. It includes an xmlroff manpage generated from DocBook XML, improvements in the experimental Cairo backend, and truly experimental SVG output.

Posted by Tony Graham 2006-08-10

Getting involved with xmlroff

xmlroff is an XSL formatter written in C. How you can use your XSL, XSLT, C, Perl, and other skills to get involved with xmlroff is described in the new page at http://xmlroff.org/involved.html.

Posted by Tony Graham 2006-06-11

xmlroff 0.3.98 -- Almost 0.4.0

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org) is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.98 is a snapshot of the progress towards xmlroff 0.4.0. It includes a built-in compatibility transformation and an experimental Cairo backend.

Posted by Tony Graham 2006-05-30

xmlroff 0.3.8 -- Stability and error handling

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org) is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.8 offers improved stability and error handling.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-12-07

xmlroff 0.3.7 -- Development snapshot

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org) is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.7 is a development snapshot with minor improvements and bug fixes.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-11-02

xmlroff 0.3.6 -- Improved fo:external-graphic support

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org) is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.6 features improved fo:external-graphic support including automatic sizing and correctly handling relative URIs (Stefan Seefeld). It also features improved Cygwin support (Gerrit Haase).

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-09-13

xmlroff 0.3.5 -- fo:external-graphic returns

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org/) is an XSL Formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.5 adds fo:external-graphic support to the GNOME Print backend.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-08-17

xmlroff 0.3.3 -- Border shorthands

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org/) is an XSL Formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.3 adds support for the border-related shorthand properties: border, border-color, border-style, border-width, border-left, border-right, border-top, and border-bottom.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-05-01

xmlroff 0.3.2 -- X11 colours

xmlroff is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.2 adds support for X11 colour names in 'color', etc. property values.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-03-02

xmlroff 0.3.1 -- Improved documentation

xmlroff is an XSL formatter written in C. xmlroff 0.3.1 includes bug fixes and improved developer documentation.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-01-30

xmlroff FreeBSD port available

xmlroff is an XSL Formatter written in C that produces PDF or PostScript output. xmlroff is now part of the FreeBSD ports collection at http://www.freshports.org/textproc/xmlroff/. Thanks go to James Earl and Hiroki Sato for producing the port.

Posted by Tony Graham 2005-01-27

xmlroff 0.3.0 -- Free and PDFlib-free

xmlroff (http://xmlroff.org) is an XSL Formatter written in C that produces PDF and PostScript. xmlroff 0.3.0 builds solely on open source software since it no longer supports a PDFlib backend. It also plays well with GNOME desktops since it uses Pango and the new PangoXSL library (from the PangoPDF project) instead of the previous PangoPDF library.

Posted by Tony Graham 2004-10-21

xmlroff needs libgnomeprint 2.8.0 patch

For current xmlroff versions to correctly produce text with both foreground and background colours, you need to apply the patch at http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=154574 to libgnomeprint 2.8.0 (or come up with an equivalent solution).

Posted by Tony Graham 2004-10-05