I gave a talk at the Canberra Linux User’s Group (CLUG) meeting tonight. I have made the slides used for the talk available here. I have also editted the slides to include some idea of the commentary that I gave with the slides.
The slides cover topics such as what is Panda, what is PDF, directions for Panda development, and some simple sample code.
For reference, the original slides, as shown on the screen are also online…
The Panda 0.2.2 man pages are now available on the web in nicely formatted HTML. These might eb of interest to those programming on a machine without man installed (Windows perhaps), or those who are just interested in seeing what sort of documentation the library has.
The following pages are available:
Hey, if you look to your left your will now see that there are some mailing lists for Panda, which are being hosted by Source Forge. Feel free to subscribe to them…
It has come to my attention that sourceforge is hosting another project with the name Panda. To make it worse, they are developing a library with
the name libpanda. This will cause problems for people who are trying to use both products at the same time. I am currently trying to resolve this problem, and will let y’all know the o
(1 November 2000) This has now been resolved as the Source Forge folk have chosen to reassign the name to me… I have also agreed to provide a link to the other project.
Panda 0.2.2 is now available. The new thing with this version is JPEG support. Please let me about any problems that you experience. Various forms of RPM are also available for download from the download page.
A i386 RPM and a SRPM for Panda 0.2 are now available. Feel free to provide me with any feedback you might have. These rpms are also signed with GPG. Details are provided on the menu to the left of your where your eyeballs are currently located.
Panda 0.2 is now available. The new things with this version include: tiff support; major speed improvements; documentation improvements; and a configure script (although it needs more work). Please let me about any problems that you experience.
The following specifications are relevant to the development of Panda:
PDF Spec v1.3 2nd edition
PDF Spec v1.3