The new PDF standard ISO 32000-2:2017 (PDF 2.0) has been published online! This standard specifies a digital form for representing electronic documents to enable users to exchange and view electronic documents independent of the environment in which they were created or the environment in which they are viewed or printed. It is intended for developers of : software that creates PDF files (PDF writers), software that reads existing PDF files and (usually) interprets their contents for display (PDF readers), software that reads and displays PDF content and interacts with the computer users to...
July 31, 2017, release of 7.0.4, pdfCalligraph 1.0.3 and pdfHTML 1.0.1.
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July 31, 2017
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iText 5.5.11 is a maintenance release that rolls up 28 bugfixes from the past 5 months. No new functionality has been added since 5.5.10 . You can find the release over here . A full list of changes can be found in the changelog .
5 July 2017
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July 5, 2017
Intro Have you already committed an SSH private key, a password file or a config file with sensitive data to your repository before? In case you did not, I would recommend to first try this out before you continue reading this blogpost. For the rest of us: DON'T PANIC! Take a deep breath, get up from your desk, walk around for a few minutes. Ready? Okay, let's get started! The goal is to completely wipe a file out of existence in a Git repository, to cover all tracks of your horrible mistake. Do you want to be the person who...
Tags: Java
2017 DZone Guide to Java
The new DZone 2017 Guide to Java will also take you through some of the main talking points of modern Java, from designing appropriately for microservices, using Java 8 to address code smells, to concurrency with Java Futures and Kotlin Coroutines. There are some skills, like how to handle memory leaks and debugging that will always be required in the Java developer’s toolbox, and these are also discussed in this guide.
ZUGFeRD e-book v2
With the release of iText 7, some part of the first edition of the book "ZUGFeRD: The Future of Invoicing" became obsolete. In the meantime, we have been busy updating the content to iText 7 code and including new add-ons such as pdfHTML. Today, ZUGFeRD is still a very important standard for invoicing, that makes processing invoices much easier by combining EDI standards (Electronic Data Interchange, e.g. Cross Industry Invoice or CII) with the PDF/A-3 standard. The human-oriented representation using PDF and the machine-oriented EDI information stored within the PDF are the key strengths of...
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June 23, 2017