The Apache XML Graphics team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Apache FOP Version 2.2 .
Apache FOP (Formatting Objects Processor)  is an output independent print formatter driven by XSL Formatting Objects (XSL-FO) . FOP is a Java application that reads a formatting object tree and renders the resulting pages to a specified output format, of which a variety of formats are supported. Apache FOP is published under the Apache License v2.0.
This release fixes a number of bugs. In addition the following significant functional enhancements are provided:
PCL Color support
Allow generation of bold/italic versions of fonts for PDF
Allow to convert OTF fonts to Type 1 for Postscript
Deduplicate PDF content streams
Update to PDFBox 2
Transition from Ant to Maven Build Process
For release notes see . Source and binary distributions can be downloaded from an ASF Mirror at . Further download information is available at . Maven artifacts for this release are available at .
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