[pdftex] pdftex-1.40.8

Thanh Han The hanthethanh at gmail.com
Thu Jul 10 21:49:35 CEST 2008


a new stable release is available at

pdfTeX 3.1415926-1.40.8 was released on 2008-07-10
- Incorporated synctex
- Incorporated the new version of TeX: 3.1415926
- The pool file is now compiled in
- Bugfix:
  - some large TrueType fonts caused pdftex to segfault (1866)
  - fix for copying contents streams of included pdf (1751)
  - Fonts from included PDFs for which maplines existed missed their /StemV
  - \pdflastximagepages was broken for JBIG2 images
  - included PDFs with a negative lly in the MediaBox with a depth != 0 with
    \pdfximage were wrongly vertically diplaces (936)
  - PDF inclusion was broken on ppc-darwin (941)
- pdfTeX uses libpng 1.2.29


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