Melbourne-based Debenu has released an incremental update to its flagship developer product. Debenu Quick PDF Library 10.14 adds new functions, fixes several bugs and features a range of enhancements to existing functionality.
Highlights of the new version include:
- Improved rendering of transparency and gradients
- Rewrite of Metafile import to create subsetted fonts to significantly reduce output file size
- Improvements to handling of duplicate object positions in malformed xref tables
- Allow Annotation strings to use Unicode for text based properties such as title, subject, contents
- General EMF import improvements
Upgrades to version 10.x are free only for those who purchased version 9 on or after August 24, 2013 or those who have an active Premium Upgrade Protection subscription. Otherwise, upgrade pricing starts at $269 US.