[ANNOUNCE] libXft 2.3.6

Thomas Dickey dickey at his.com
Sat Sep 10 14:36:36 UTC 2022

Adam Sampson (1):
      Fix length check in XftTextExtents*.

Alan Coopersmith (3):
      Build xz tarballs instead of bzip2
      Fix spelling/wording issues
      gitlab CI: add a basic build test

Maxime Coste (3):
      Introduce a _XftCompositeString helper function
      Introduce a _XftCompositeText helper function
      Add support for BGRA glyphs display and scaling

Thomas E. Dickey (54):
      quiet unused-parameter warnings with _X_UNUSED
      cleanup warnings about discarding const
      fix missing-initializer warning
      promote font->num_glyphs to FT_UInt or Glyph to fix warnings
      quiet warnings with casts
      change the internal memory-allocator to use size_t
      quiet compiler warning with cast
      quiet compiler warning with cast
      formatting fix, for clarity (no object change)
      fix warnings by gcc 11; check if length <= zero
      reuse macros from Xcursor.man to fix ragged layout of typedefs and prototypes
      corrected prototypes in manpage, matching Xft.h
      install man-aliases for all of the exported symbols
      cleanup manpage comments
      amend rule for creating manpage aliases
      initial draft of initialization-functions documentation
      consistently bold "Xft"
      change data-types to subsections to help with readability
      add overview for text-extents section
      document XftFontOpenXlfd and XftXlfdParse
      move prototype for XftNameUnparse to Xft.h
      remove remaining internal prototypes for obsolete xftcompat.c
      add section on manipulating font patterns
      add section on manipulating font data
      document the clipping-functions
      reduce clutter for external data-types by documenting them one time
      document XftGlyphFontSpecRender() and related functions.
      add a table of the "families" of functions
      add a section on the XFT_DEBUG environment variable
      add section of functions managing XftColor
      add debugging trace for XftDefaultSet()
      reduce clutter with macros for allocating arrays
      add "trackmemusage" property to use in improved _XftFontUncacheGlyph
      add option for tracking glyph memory-usage on a linked list
      validate linked-list updates with _XftValidateGlyphUsage
      refactor _XftFontUncacheGlyph, separate the two types of loop for readability
      add asserts (to help with debugging), update copyright notices
      fix delinkage of last glyph in font, improve debug-trace
      cppcheck/gcc-stricter warnings about printf-formats and operator precedence
      when tracking glyph memory usage, unload the oldest glyph rather than randomly
      improve glyph management by relinking to unload least-recently used glyphs
      document new features for glyph memory-tracking
      errata (cppcheck, clang --analyze, manpage credit)
      build-fix for c89
      cleanup new compiler warnings
      merge changes by Christian Werner
      fix new gcc warnings
      add a null-pointer check
      update copyright notice
      libXft 2.3.5
      revised fix for gcc 12 compiler warnings in xftextent.c
      fix gcc12 warning about malloc size
      libXft 2.3.6

git tag: libXft-2.3.6

SHA256: b7e59f69e0bbabe9438088775f7e5a7c16a572e58b11f9722519385d38192df5  libXft-2.3.6.tar.gz
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SHA256: 60a6e7319fc938bbb8d098c9bcc86031cc2327b5d086d3335fc5c76323c03022  libXft-2.3.6.tar.xz
SHA512: 732f8c635fcac6010012ba8c10c23d2dd6ec79b0f096d6bcc9b7e36d2ca0817387faa7ee5bb6f43cff02adc68e4234c1b8f95021ebc548f61c492e0b76836d90  libXft-2.3.6.tar.xz
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Thomas E. Dickey <dickey at invisible-island.net>
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