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MX 15/16 Repository: The Calibre Thread

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MX 15/16 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#1 Postby Stevo » Thu Jun 02, 2016 10:51 pm

Calibre 2.57.1 is now available in the test repository. It's a Swiss-army tool for ebooks; organizing, reading, converting, loading, and creating them from websites automatically if you want the latest news loaded onto your reader.

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We're a few versions ahead of the jessie-backports one, now.
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Re: MX 15 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#2 Postby mmikeinsantarosa » Sat Jul 09, 2016 4:05 pm

calibre-2.62 is available for download from the test repo.
New Features

EPUB metadata: Support for reading and writing EPUB 3 specific metadata. Now when processing EPUB 3 files, calibre will generate/use EPUB 3 specific metadata constructs when available, for example for series.
Recognize the newest Kindle model, that started shipping today.

Closes tickets: 1599970
Check out the vendors site for more information.

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Re: MX 15 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#3 Postby Stevo » Sun Jul 10, 2016 4:09 pm

Upgrade went fine, and it seems to be also working well.

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Re: MX 15 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#4 Postby mmikeinsantarosa » Sun Jul 10, 2016 6:11 pm

Stevo wrote:Upgrade went fine, and it seems to be also working well.
Thanks for testing :number1:
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Re: MX 15 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#5 Postby Stevo » Thu Nov 03, 2016 5:35 pm

The latest Calibre 2.71.0 is now in the test repository. They switched to a modern "flat" graphics splash screen several releases ago.

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Re: MX 15 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#6 Postby Stevo » Fri Nov 25, 2016 5:55 pm

Test repo now has version 2.72.0. Changes include:

New Features:
- Font embedding: Implement automatic embedding for fonts with non-normal
stretch and weight values such as Condensed/Light/Extra Bold fonts.
- Allow aborting an in-progress Copy-to-library action.
Closes tickets: 1641458
- Edit Book: When adding a font file via File->New automatically generate
the appropriate @font-face rule and copy it to the clipboard so that it
can be easily inserted into the appropriate CSS files.
- Edit Book: Check Book: Add a warning for links with the : character in
them on windows.
- Conversion: When converting markdown documents recognize basic metadata in
the markdown document formatted as per the markdown metadata extension.
- Edit Book: Spell Check dialog: Various small usability enhancements
-- preserve position in word list on refresh, ensure that new current word
is highlighted after changing a word, etc.
- Edit Book: Flash the taskbar icon after beautify all files completes.
Closes tickets: 1639024

Bug Fixes
- Fix creating an empty library with the same structure as current library
not creating custom columns on the first restart after creating the new
custom columns. Closes tickets: 1641278
- Edit Book: don't fail to rename files on windows if there is a link
containing the colon character. Closes tickets: 1641202
- PDF Output: don't fail if one of the embedded fonts has no names.
- Edit Book: When downloading external resources, ensure the generated
filenames are valid. Closes tickets: 1639448
- Windows: Fix file extension not being added automatically when missing in
save dialogs. Closes tickets: 1637353
- Fix calibre not opening full-screen in windows tablet mode.
Closes tickets: 1638158
- Edit Book: Fix check external links tool not detecting changes that have
not yet been saved.
- Generate covers: Fix & in the series causing incorrect formatting of
series number. Closes tickets: 1638759
- Edit Book: Fix a regression in the last release that broke the Arrange
into folders tool when arranging into sub-folders of a folder that does
not exist.

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Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#7 Postby Stevo » Sat Jan 14, 2017 7:40 pm

Now up to the current 2.77.0 in the test repository.

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Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#8 Postby Stevo » Fri Apr 14, 2017 1:56 pm

Now up to 2.81

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Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#9 Postby KBD » Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:29 pm

Stevo wrote:Now up to 2.81


Thanks!

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Re: MX 15/16 Repository: The Calibre Thread

#10 Postby Stevo » Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:34 pm

Calibre 2.83 has now landed in the test repository.


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