./misc/calibre, E-book library management application

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 3.26.1nb1, Package name: calibre-3.26.1nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

calibre is a ebook library management application. Its features are
divided into the following categories:

* Library Management
* Format conversion (all major ebook formats can be converted from)
* Syncing to ebook reader devices
* Fetching news from the web and converting it into ebook form
* Viewing many different ebook formats
* Giving you access to your book collection over the internet using
just a browser


Required to run:
[sysutils/desktop-file-utils] [sysutils/py-dbus] [textproc/py-elementtree] [textproc/icu] [print/poppler] [graphics/libwmf] [databases/shared-mime-info] [fonts/fontconfig] [net/py-dns] [devel/chmlib] [devel/py-setuptools] [time/py-dateutil] [databases/py-sqlite3] [devel/libmtp] [x11/py-sip] [sysutils/hal] [www/py-mechanize] [print/podofo] [lang/python27] [textproc/py-cssutils] [devel/py-msgpack] [devel/libusb-compat] [net/py-netifaces] [sysutils/py-psutil] [graphics/py-Pillow] [x11/qt5-qtbase] [databases/py-apsw] [print/poppler-qt5] [x11/py-qt5] [textproc/py-regex] [textproc/py-html5-parser]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [print/poppler-includes] [misc/xdg-utils] [x11/xcb-proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [sysutils/dbus-python-common] [pkgtools/cwrappers] [x11/xorgproto]

Master sites:

SHA1: 7607651c1f081f72fc488912e316458b3b7dfd89
RMD160: 1dd5b964d853db9d2e21062bbb20c7935733aad2
Filesize: 38193.027 KB

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   2018-06-17 16:37:03 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (38) | Package updated
Log message:
*: bump PKGREVISION for poppler 0.65.0 shlib version bump
   2018-06-17 10:19:19 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
calibre: update to 3.26.1.

- version: 3.26.1
  date: 2018-06-15

  new features:
    - title: "Book list: Allow drag and drop of books onto other books to \ 
merge the book records."

    - title: "Check Book: External link checker: Also check HTML anchors \ 
(the part after the # in the link). Can be turned off via a checkbox at the \ 
bottom of the link checker window."

    - title: "Edit Book: Preview panel: Show previews when editing SVG \ 
files"

    - title: "Edit book: When downloading external resources, also convert \ 
data URLs into files."

    - title: "E-book viewer: When the controls are hidden show the progress \ 
in the window title."

    - title: "Library Quick switch menu: Highlight the previously switched \ 
from library in bold."

  bug fixes:
    - title: "PDF Input: Fix a regression in 3.24 that caused conversion of \ 
PDF to be significantly worse."

    - title: "E-book viewer: Fix very slow loading for HTML files with very \ 
many images on Linux."

    - title: "Content server: Fix a regression in 3.14 that removed the \ 
separator between books in the detailed list view mode."

    - title: "Edit book: Fix SVG files not being beautified by the Beautify \ 
all files tool"

    - title: "Edit book: Fix searching in selected files not searching SVG \ 
files"

    - title: "Fix Tweaks help string not being displayed translated"

    - title: "Edit metadata dialog: Fix distorted rendering of some labels \ 
in the custom metadata tab in rare circumstances."

    - title: "version 3.26.1 prevents dropping of a book onto itself from \ 
triggering the merge dialog, which should reduce accidental triggers"

  improved recipes:
    - Slate
    - New York Times Book Review
    - The Independent UK
    - NYTimes Tech Beat
    - New York Times
    - Cracked.com

  new recipes:
    - title: El Cronista
      author: Darko Miletic

- version: 3.25.0
  date: 2018-06-01

  new features:
    - title: "Kobo driver: Support the new Clara HD"

    - title: "PDF Output: Add an option to use page margins from the input \ 
document, specified via @page CSS rules."
      description: "Allows individual HTML files in the input document to \ 
have different page margins in the output PDF."

  bug fixes:
    - title: 'Fix option to "show text under buttons only if there is \ 
enough space" not working well with the option to use "two lines for \ 
the text under the buttons".'

    - title: "Update notification: When both calibre and plugin updates are \ 
available and the user updates only the plugins, fix the restart calibre button \ 
not working."

    - title: "E-book viewer: Fix printing of comics (cbz/cbr files) not \ 
working."

    - title: "EPUB3 Input: Fix Table of Contents not being recognized for \ 
some EPUB 3 books that placed their nav document in-side a sub-folder."

  improved recipes:
    - Associated Press
   2018-05-27 14:48:45 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
calibre: update to 3.24.1.

- version: 3.24.1
  date: 2018-05-25

  new features:
    - title: "Conversion: EPUB Output: Add an option to output EPUB 3 \ 
files."
      type: major

    - title: "PDF Output: Add an option to break long words at the ends of \ 
lines."

    - title: "PDF Output: Allow using images in the header/footer \ 
templates"

    - title: "Add an option to use two lines for the text under the toolbar \ 
button in Preferences->Look & feel"

    - title: "Edit book: Spell check: Update the number of misspelled \ 
words/total words displayed when correcting/ignoring words."

    - title: "Edit book: Fix HTML: Automatically resolve private entities"

    - title: "Improve formatting of help in Preferences->Tweaks"

    - title: "ToC Editor: Allow undo for renaming single items as well."

  bug fixes:
    - title: "Version 3.24.1 fixes a regression in the 3.24 in the editor \ 
that caused syncing between the editor and the Preview panel/Live CSS panel to \ 
not work correctly"

    - title: "PDF Output: Strip zero-width space characters from the text \ 
as their presence prevents searching from working"

    - title: "DOCX Output: Fix <pre> tags not being converted \ 
correctly."

    - title: "DOCX Input: Fix incorrect conversion of a framed block that \ 
contains a list."

    - title: "Conversion: Fix private entities that use the same name as an \ 
HTML entity not being handled correctly"

    - title: "Viewer: Fix HTML files with private entities displaying an \ 
artifact at the top"

    - title: "Edit book: Check book: Show an error for HTML files with \ 
private entities"

    - title: "EPUB3 Input: Fix titlepage being referred to in the nav \ 
causing two titlepage entries in the final book."

    - title: "Fix throbber buttons not being perfectly aligned inside \ 
toolbars"

    - title: "Quickview: Fix sizes not being displayed."

    - title: "Edit book: Compress images tool: Do not mark the book as \ 
changed if no images could be further compressed."

    - title: "Book list split-view: Fix horizontal scroll position of split \ 
view can change when changing the current column in one view."

    - title: "Fix Bookeen Saga not being recognized on macOS/Linux."

    - title: "Edit metadata dialog: Fix undo last trim not working for \ 
automatic trims."

    - title: "Content server: Fix series field blank in Italian \ 
translation"

    - title: "BeautifulSoup: Port fix from upstream for outputting bare \ 
ampersands in strings."

    - title: "calibredb add: Run the input plugins before reading metadata \ 
instead of after."

  improved recipes:
    - The New York Times Book Review
    - New York Times
    - Le Devoir

  new recipes:
    - title: The Federalist
      author: Kovid Goyal
   2018-05-07 13:20:12 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
calibre: update to 3.23.0.

- version: 3.23.0
  date: 2018-05-04

  new features:
    - title: "Kobo driver: Add support for new firmware"

    - title: "Book polishing: Add an option to upgrade EPUB 2 to EPUB 3"

    - title: "DOCX Input: Convert text written with dingbat fonts such as \ 
Wingding or Symbol correctly."

    - title: "When choosing the page to use as a cover from a PDF file, add \ 
a button to render more pages, if needed"

    - title: "TXT Input: Add support for embedded images that use relative \ 
URLs when converting markdown or textile. Note that this will only work if you \ 
are converting using the ebook-convert command line tool as the main calibre \ 
program moves files around, so relative references will not be valid."

    - title: "Edit book: Insert special character: Add an option to select \ 
if searching should match all words or any of the words"

    - title: 'Edit book: Insert special character: When searching by name match \ 
prefixes in addition to whole words. So you can now type "horiz" to \ 
match "horizontal".'

    - title: "Linux installer: Simplify the command used to install calibre \ 
and add support for Ubuntu 18.04 which is missing a default python \ 
executable"

    - title: "When upgrading EPUB 2 to EPUB 3 add the 'epub' namespace to \ 
all HTML files, for convenience."

  bug fixes:
    - title: "Edit Book: Fix an error caused by a landmark entry in EPUB 3 \ 
files that has an <a> tag without an href attribute."

    - title: "Edit Book: Fix names for some control characters not being \ 
displayed in the status bar"

    - title: "Searching: Fix A (B) not being treated as A AND (B)"

    - title: "Kobo driver: Add an option to not maintain bookmarks/read \ 
status/etc. when resending a book already on the device."

    - title: "DOCX Input: Ignore complex script font styles. Fixes \ 
conversion of documents that specify only complex script styles and no simple \ 
script styles."

    - title: "When updating EPUB 2 to EPUB 3 ensure only a single dc:date \ 
element is present in the OPF"
   2018-04-28 22:19:12 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (37) | Package updated
Log message:
*: Recursive bump for poppler update to 0.64.0
   2018-04-27 16:57:30 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
calibre: update to 3.22.1.

- version: 3.22.1
  date: 2018-04-19

  new features:
    - title: "Edit book: Add a tool to upgrade books from EPUB 2 to EPUB 3 \ 
(Tools->Upgrade book internals)"
      description: "Automatically upgrades metadata, converts the NCX table \ 
of contents and adds required manifest annotations"
      type: major

    - title: "Add support for the FBZ format (zipped FB2)"

    - title: "Kindle driver: Change the height of generated thumbnails to \ 
500px, needed for the Oasis 2017"

    - title: "Edit book: When bulk renaming files add an option to rename \ 
by the order in which the files appear in the book."

    - title: "Polishing: Recognize titlepages that are marked as covers in \ 
the EPUB 3 landmarks section"

    - title: "Edit Book: Automatically updated the modified timestamp in \ 
the OPF when saving EPUB 3 books."

    - title: "Remove the ISBNDB metadata plugin as ISBNDB no longer allows \ 
free lookups."

  bug fixes:
    - title: "EPUB 3 metadata: If the book defines more than one author \ 
sort value for an author use the first instead of the last"

    - title: "Check Book: Dont warn for nav document not in spine in EPUB 3 \ 
books"

    - title: "Linux installer: Fix umask question not working with the \ 
recommended install command because stdin is a pipe"

    - title: "Browser viewer: Show an error message when trying to use the \ 
Sync function without being logged in"

    - title: "When setting cover from a PDF file and the user clicks \ 
cancel, do not delete the existing cover"
   2018-04-17 11:03:27 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
calibre: update to 3.21.0.

- version: 3.21.0
  date: 2018-04-06

  new features:
    - title: "Browser viewer: Allow showing the time left in the current \ 
chapter/book in the header and footer areas of the book."
      description: "To use go to the preferences of the browser viewer and \ 
customize the headers and footers to display the time left. Note that time left \ 
in chapter only works correctly if chapters are in separate HTML files in the \ 
book."

    - title: "Manage tags dialog: Searching now shows all matching tags and \ 
there is an undo button to undo changes."

    - title: "Add an output profile for the Kindle Oasis 2017"

  bug fixes:
    - title: "Content server: Fix adding/deleting books and editing \ 
metadata not updating the main calibre book list automatically."

    - title: "Viewer: When doing a dictionary lookup, remove soft hyphens \ 
from the word, if any are present."

    - title: "Edit metadata dialog: Fix tab order for buttons to the left \ 
of the title and author"

    - title: "Trim cover dialog: Remove the redundant Trim & OK button, \ 
instead have the OK button trim automatically if there is a selection."

    - title: "Update Amazon metadata plugin for a website change"

    - title: "Content server: Fix translations not being updated without \ 
clearing the browser cache"

    - title: "Content server: Fix switching from translations to no \ 
translations not working"

    - title: "Content server: When updating interface data do not transmit \ 
translations if they have not been changed. Saves ~30-60KB bandwidth when using \ 
non-English interface language."

- version: 3.20.0
  date: 2018-03-23

  new features:
    - title: "Content server: Allow editing the metadata of books from the \ 
book details page"
      type: major
      description: "On the book details page, you can now edit any metadata \ 
and change covers by clicking the edit metadata icon in the right area of the \ 
top bar. Note that only users that have write permissions for the library can \ 
edit metadata."

    - title: "Kobo driver: Recognize Kobo Aura 2 with new firmware \ 
(4.6.10188)"

  bug fixes:
    - title: 'When reading metadata from HTML also recognize <meta \ 
name="dc.description"> as being comments'
   2018-04-17 07:28:04 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (37)
Log message:
Recursive PKGREVISION bump for poppler-0.63.0