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 The library is for programmers who want full control over all details of PDFs. The library is for programmers who want full control over all details of PDFs.
  
-The current version is version 2.0 from October 2017. See the [[releaseNotes|release notes]] for details.+See the [[releaseNotes|release notes]] for details.
  
 The licence is MIT. The licence is MIT.
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 Load the **{PDFtalk Project}** bundle from the [[storeaccess|Cincom Public Store]] into your [[http://​www.cincomsmalltalk.com/​main/​products/​visualworks/​|VisualWorks]] image. Load the **{PDFtalk Project}** bundle from the [[storeaccess|Cincom Public Store]] into your [[http://​www.cincomsmalltalk.com/​main/​products/​visualworks/​|VisualWorks]] image.
  
-Try the [[examples|demos and examples]].+Note 1: The old version of the library is still in the store under the name {PDF Development}. Don't load this.
  
-Read the [[documentation]].+Note 2: The library uses the ''​Values''​ package. There has been an incompatible change in version 3. Unfortunately,​ the old version is in the contribution of VisualWorks up to version 8.3.2. If the old version is loaded, you get errors about ''​OrderedDictionary''​. This class has been renamed to ''​Valuemap''​ in the new version. If this error hits you (I tried to prevent this by improving the prerequisites),​ please load ''​Values''​ version 3.x first.
  
-To get the latest news and to participate in discussions,​ subscribe to the [[http://​www.freelists.org/​list/​pdf4st|mailing list]].+Try the [[examples|demos and examples]].
  
 +Read the [[documentation]].
 ===== Related projects ===== ===== Related projects =====
  
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 **[[RDF]]** The implementation of the W3C Recommendation [[https://​www.w3.org/​TR/​2014/​REC-rdf-syntax-grammar-20140225/​|RDF 1.1 XML Syntax]]. **[[RDF]]** The implementation of the W3C Recommendation [[https://​www.w3.org/​TR/​2014/​REC-rdf-syntax-grammar-20140225/​|RDF 1.1 XML Syntax]].
  
 +**[[PostScript]]** Implementation of the PostScript Level 3 language (without graphics or rendering).
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 +**[[CMap]]** Font encodings for Type 0 fonts (large fonts for Japanese, Chinese, Korean...)
 ==== Gemstone ==== ==== Gemstone ====
  
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 ==== Tools ==== ==== Tools ====
  
-**[[PDFtalkSnooper]]** Stand-alone UI tool to inspect PDFs. This is the packaged version of the internal ​PDFExplorer.+**[[PDFtalkSnooper|Snooper]]** Stand-alone UI tool to inspect PDFs. This is the packaged version of the internal ​tool.
  
 The tool is free, but not open-sourced. The tool is free, but not open-sourced.
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