Updated: pango-1.4.1-1, pango-devel-1.4.1-1, pango-doc-1.4.1-1, pango-runtime-1.4.1-1

Gerrit P. Haase gerrit@familiehaase.de
Fri Aug 6 16:34:00 GMT 2004


Pango has been updated


NEWS
====
Cygwin:  Use GLib 2.4.5, latest gettext, libiconv & binutils releases.
General: Pango-1.4.1 contains numerous bug fixes as compared to
         Pango-1.4.0, in particular for rendering of Indic languages. It
         also contains OpenType support for the Thai shaper.


Overview of changes between 1.4.0 and 1.4.1
===========================================
* Win32 bug fixes [Tor Lillqvist, John Ehresman]
* Thai rendering improvements including OpenType support
  [Theppitak Karoonboonyanan]
* Fix common crash in Hangul shaper [Changwoo Ryu]
* Fix various problems with language tag selection [Frederic Zhang]
* Documentation improvements [Felipe Heidrich, Doug Quale]
* Fix crash in line break code [Jeroen Zwartepoorte, Billy Biggs]
* Build fixes [J. Ali Harlow, Noah Misch]
* OpenType engine fixes [Kailash C. Chowksey, Sayamindu Dasgupta, 
  Aamir Wali, Masatake YAMATO, Soheil Hassas Yeganeh]
* Indic module bug fixes [Chris Blizzard, Rajkumar S, Taneem Ahmed,
  Jungshik Shin]
* Misc bug fixes [Stanislav Brabec, Anders Carlsson, Behdad Esfahbod,
  Jody Goldberg, Theppitak, Sven Neumann, Manish Singh, Morten Welinder]


DESCRIPTION
===========
Pango is a library for layout and rendering of text, with an emphasis on
internationalization. It forms the core of text and font handling for
GTK+-2.0. Canonical website: http://www.gtk.org/ & http://www.pango.org/


UPDATE
======
To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Save it and run setup, answer the questions and pick up
'pango' from the 'Libs' category, if you install it for the first
time, click on the 'skip' field next to 'pango' until '1.4.1-1' is
displayed.


DOWNLOAD:
=========
Note that downloads from sources.redhat.com (aka cygwin.com) 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: http://cygwin.com/mirrors.html


QUESTIONS:
==========
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