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[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: {lcms/liblcms1/liblcms-devel/python-lcms}-1.17-1: Little color management engine


New versions of 'lcms/liblcms1/liblcms-devel/python-lcms' have been uploaded to a server near you.

Cygwin NEWS:

 o Maintainer change
 o Switched to cygport build framework
 o Package split in main, library, devel and python binding package

NOTE: Due to the monolithic nature of Gerrit's old package the
      setup.hint files of the following packages have been updated:

   libMagick-devel     lcms -> liblcms-devel
   libMagick10         lcms -> liblcms1
   libMagick6          lcms -> liblcms1

   libmng              lcms -> liblcms1

lcms NEWS:
Changes in API

	WIN64 support
	_vsnprintf wrap
	BOOL replaced by LCMSBOOL
	cmsSetLanguage parameters changed to match ICC spec
	removed support for extended gamut descriptor (was never fully implemented)
	cmsFLAGS_NODEFAULTRESOURCEDEF moved to 0x01000000
	_cmsMalloc wrapper for malloc
	_cmsFree wrapper for free


	All errors moved to fatal, since there is no easy recovery strategy
	Vulnerability fixes on all code
	Status check, many functions now check the status when calling other functions.Improved robustness against ill-formed profiles.
	_cmsSaveProfile didn't copy tags from a file based profile, fixed

	icctrans: CMYKcm support wrongly implemented, fixed.
	icclink: linking 3 to 7 channels didn't work in some cases, fixed.

Little CMS intends to be a small-footprint, speed optimized
color management engine in open source form.

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on the web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your system.
Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick up 'lcms' from
the 'Libs' category (it should already be selected).

Note that downloads from (aka aren't
allowed due to bandwidth limitations.  This means that you will need to
find a mirror which has this update, please choose the one nearest to you:

If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
the appropriate place.

Dr. Volker Zell
volunteer cygwin lcms maintainer

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