Release Notes: The HarfBuzz code was cleaned up. A crossed box instead of an ASCII question mark is now rendered for each invalid input byte to pango_layout_set_text(). A new public API, pango_layout_set_height(), was added. New command-line arguments "--height" and "--single-par" were added to pango-view. Many bugs were fixed. Miscellaneous documentation improvements were made, including for the examples.
Release Notes: A build issue with Cairo was fixed. Entries in pango.aliases are now also made for fonts with spaces in their names. Documentation was improved.
Release Notes: Rendering with changing Cairo matrices was made much faster. The "vkrn" GPOS feature in vertical writing was added. Various optimizations and cleanups were made in the OpenType Layout engine. Several API changes and additions were introduced. Many bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Two OpenType engine fixes were integrated, making the Nastaliq font work better, and avoiding warnings with some other fonts.
Release Notes: All enhancements and bugfixes from the 1.17 development branch were integrated, such as improved text justification, environment variable support for determining Pango's languages, support for new OpenType APIs, and various optimizations and fixes.
Release Notes: Several new API functions were added. Many bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: The rest of OpenType shapers (Hebrew, Indic, Khmer, Thai, and Tibetan) were ported to the new OpenType APIs. N'Ko support was added to the Arabic module. Several bugfixes were made. Documentation on vertical text was improved, and stability notes were added regarding unstable parts of the Pango API.
Release Notes: Text justification was improved. Environment variable support for determining Pango's languages was added. Various optimizations and fixes were made, as well as several OpenType layout engine improvements.
Release Notes: Various bugs in the OpenType layout code were fixed. The ATSUI backend was improved. Rendering of certain fonts was greatly improved. Several build system fixes were made. Documentation was updated.
Release Notes: Several build issues were fixed.