Fedora 15 Update: ghostscript-9.04-3.fc15

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-08-12 10:35:07

Name        : ghostscript
Product     : Fedora 15
Version     : 9.04
Release     : 3.fc15
URL         : http://www.ghostscript.com/
Summary     : A PostScript interpreter and renderer
Description :
Ghostscript is a set of software that provides a PostScript
interpreter, a set of C procedures (the Ghostscript library, which
implements the graphics capabilities in the PostScript language) and
an interpreter for Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Ghostscript
translates PostScript code into many common, bitmapped formats, like
those understood by your printer or screen. Ghostscript is normally
used to display PostScript files and to print PostScript files to
non-PostScript printers.

If you need to display PostScript files or print them to
non-PostScript printers, you should install ghostscript. If you
install ghostscript, you also need to install the ghostscript-fonts

Update Information:

New upstream release fixing several bugs.

* Mon Aug 22 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.04-3
- Updated upstream fix for gdevcups RGBW handling (Ghostscript bug #691922).
* Tue Aug 16 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.04-2
- Applied upstream fix for gdevcups handling of RGBW (Ghostscript
  bug #691922).
* Mon Aug  1 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.04-1
- 9.04.
* Mon Aug  1 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.02-5
- No longer need jbig2-image-refcount patch.
- Fixed error reporting in the gstoraster filter.
* Wed May 25 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.02-4
- colord is optional (bug #706619).
* Tue Apr 12 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.02-3
- Prevent segfault when running gstoraster outside CUPS.
* Thu Apr  7 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com>
- Remove bundled expat directory.  Not used, but this makes it
* Wed Apr  6 2011 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> 9.02-2
- pxl: match landscape page sizes (bug #692165).

  [ 1 ] Bug #652152 - gs -sDEVICE=x11alpha pdf crashes
  [ 2 ] Bug #667930 - missing directory owner
  [ 3 ] Bug #589569 - [abrt] crash in ghostscript-8.71-9.fc13: __memcpy_ssse3: Process /usr/bin/gs was killed by signal 11 (SIGSEGV)
  [ 4 ] Bug #640264 - gv barfs on some PDFs from Adobe InDesign

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

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