PyPDF2 v1.19 Release Notes

Release Date: 2013-10-08 // about 8 years ago
  • ๐Ÿ›  BUGFIXES:

    • Removed pop in sweepIndirectReferences to prevent infinite loop (provided by ian-su-sirca)

    • Fixed bug caused by whitespace when parsing PDFs generated by AutoCad

    • Fixed a bug caused by reading a 'null' ASCII value in a dictionary object (primarily in PDFs generated by AutoCad).

    ๐Ÿ”‹ FEATURES:

    • Added new folders for PyPDF2 sample code and example PDFs; see README for each folder

    • Added a method for debugging purposes to show current location while parsing

    • Ability to create custom metadata (by jamma313)

    • Ability to access and customize document layout and view mode (by Joshua Arnott)

    OTHER:

    • Added and corrected some documentation

    • Added some more warnings and exception messages

    • Removed old test/debugging code

    UPCOMING:

    • More bugfixes (We have received many problematic PDFs via email, we will work with them)

    • Documentation - It's time for PyPDF2 to get its own documentation since it has grown much since the original pyPdf

    • A FAQ to answer common questions