Release Notes: A .asy backend for Asymptote files was added. The handling of some special characters in the LaTeX2e format driver was fixed. A bug in tracing the bounding box of raster images was fixed in the PostScript frontend. A bug in sub path handling was fixed. The resolution in the standard and free EMF driver was improved. Support for the WMF format was removed under non-Windows systems due to fundamental problems in libemf. Further minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: A bug in the handling of the "-page" option was fixed. Support for 64-bit systems was improved. Some features for supporting the LaOS project were added.
Release Notes: A new option "-minlinewidth" was added for adjusting very thin lines to a minimal width. A new option "-pslanguagelevel" was added for easily switching the language level to be used by GhostScript. A new driver for the "Context Free" drawing tool was implemented. Some problems in handling composite fonts were fixed.
Release Notes: Several improvements were made to the PCB driver, to the mpost driver, and to the font substitution mechanism. New drivers were added for gcode (.ngc) files and for .vtk files (e.g. for ParaView). A Cairo output driver was added, which creates C code for linking against the Cairo libraries. A number of problems related to clipping and image support for the Asymptote backend were fixed. A line width problem with the xfig format was fixed. Several code adaptations were made for newer libraries and compilers. Various other enhancements and bugfixes were made.
Release Notes: Better support for pagesize handling was added to the driver framework. Better handling of fonts using 0 encoded characters was implemented. A bug in the fig backend related to dotted lines was fixed. A problem which caused newer versions of Ghostscript to go into an endless loop was fixed.
Release Notes: The Asymptote driver's compatibility to Asymptote 1.00 was fixed. Some diagnostic messages were removed.