Fedora 15 Update: zint-2.4.2-1.fc15

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-05-07 15:02:30

Name        : zint
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 2.4.2
Release     : 1.fc15
URL         : http://www.zint.org.uk
Summary     : Barcode generator library
Description :
Zint is a C library for encoding data in several barcode variants. The
bundled command-line utility provides a simple interface to the library.
Features of the library:
- Over 50 symbologies including all ISO/IEC standards, like QR codes.
- Unicode translation for symbologies which support Latin-1 and
  Kanji character sets.
- Full GS1 support including data verification and automated insertion of
  FNC1 characters.
- Support for encoding binary data including NULL (ASCII 0) characters.
- Health Industry Barcode (HIBC) encoding capabilities.
- Output in PNG, EPS and SVG formats with user adjustable sizes and colors.
- Verification stage for SBN, ISBN and ISBN-13 data.

Update Information:

This maintenance release fixes a couple of bugs:
* Removed border and box bug in PNG.
* Resolved issues with batch processing.
* Resolved bug when Maxicode mode set by user.
* Tidied up error correction in Australia Post.
* Tidied up check digit function common to 2 of 5 codes.
* Corrected error-correction in Code 1.
* Allow PDF417 wider than 22 columns.
* Correction to CC-A.
* Composite symbology bugfix.

* Thu May  5 2011 Martin Gieseking <martin.gieseking at uos.de> - 2.4.2-1
- updated to release 2.4.2

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update zint' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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