PyPDF2 v1.20 Release Notes

Release Date: 2014-01-27 // almost 8 years ago
    • Official Python 3+ support (with contributions from TWAC and cgammans) Support for Python versions 2.6 and 2.7 will be maintained

    • Command line concatenation (see pdfcat in sample code) (by Steve Witham)

    • New FAQ; link included in README

    • Allow more (although unnecessary) escape sequences

    • Prevent exception when reading a null object in decoding parameters

    • Corrected error in reading destination types (added a slash since they are name objects)

    • Corrected TypeError in scaleTo() method

    • addBookmark() method in PdfFileMerger now returns bookmark (so nested bookmarks can be created)

    • Additions to Sample Code and Sample PDFs

    • changes to allow 2up script to work (see sample code) (by Dylan McNamee)

    • changes to metadata encoding (by Chris Hiestand)

    • New methods for links: addLink() (by Enrico Lambertini) and removeLinks()

    • Bugfix to handle nested bookmarks correctly (by Jamie Lentin)

    • New methods removeImages() and removeText() available for PdfFileWriter (by Tien Haï)

    • Exception handling for illegal characters in Name Objects