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

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 2.83.0nb1, Package name: calibre-2.83.0nb1, 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] [devel/libusb] [time/py-dateutil] [databases/py-sqlite3] [www/py-beautifulsoup] [devel/libmtp] [x11/py-sip] [textproc/py-lxml] [sysutils/hal] [misc/xdg-utils] [www/py-mechanize] [print/podofo] [lang/python27] [www/py-cherrypy] [textproc/py-cssutils] [net/py-netifaces] [textproc/py-cssselect] [sysutils/py-psutil] [graphics/py-Pillow] [x11/qt5-qtbase] [databases/py-apsw] [print/poppler-qt5] [x11/py-qt5]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/glproto] [x11/renderproto] [x11/xproto] [x11/xf86vidmodeproto] [x11/xf86driproto] [x11/damageproto] [x11/inputproto] [x11/xextproto] [x11/randrproto] [x11/dri2proto] [print/poppler-includes] [x11/xcb-proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [sysutils/dbus-python-common] [pkgtools/cwrappers]

Master sites:

SHA1: 642d5895435ef02a2024e93320be10a0b6109d3d
RMD160: 9ecff112b985d8a39b8e375e946322cfacc48ac7
Filesize: 37964.523 KB

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   2017-04-22 23:04:05 by Adam Ciarcinski | Files touched by this commit (670) | Package updated
Log message:
Revbump after icu update
   2017-04-18 15:51:24 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated calibre to 2.83.0.

- version: 2.83.0
  date: 2017-04-15

  new features:
    - title: "PDF Output: Default to generating PDFs with a page size of \ 
letter instead of taking the page size from the output profile."
      description: 'This avoids user confusion/bug reports about PDF Output \ 
having "too large fonts". There is a new option "Use profile \ 
size" to have the conversion use the output profile page size instead.'

    - title: "PDF/DOCX Output: Add separate, pdf/docx specific, page margin \ 
settings that override the common settings."
      description: "Useful because page margin settings for page oriented \ 
formats, such as PDF and DOCX are usually different than those for reflowable \ 
formats such as EPUB"

    - title: "Table of Contents tool: Add an undo button"

    - title: "Metadata jacket: Show custom rating columns using stars"

    - title: "Metadata jacket: Change formatting of series to match that \ 
used by the book details panel. Also allow access to the raw series name and \ 
number when customizing the jacket template."

    - title: "calibredb check_library: Vacuum database when running the \ 

    - title: "Check Book: Add a check for empty identifier elements"

  bug fixes:
    - title: "Edit book/Book polishing: When adding a cover to an EPUB 3.0 \ 
file set the svg property if a SVG cover wrapper is used"

    - title: "Refresh the book list when a User Category is added/edited."

    - title: "EPUB metadata: Fix deleting ISBN from EPUB file could result \ 
in an EPUB file without a package identifier if the ISBN was used as the package \ 

    - title: "Amazon metadata download: Fix title and author names being \ 
bold in the downloaded comments when using bing to get amazon metadata."

    - title: "PDF Output: Fix a regression that broke PDF Output for \ 
documents containing mathematics."

    - title: 'E-book viewer: Fix a regression that broke the "Clear \ 
recently read books" action in the viewer'

  improved recipes:
    - Go Comics
    - Die Zeit (subscription)
    - Pagina12
    - New York Magazine

  new recipes:
    - title: Jacobin magazine
      author: Darko Miletic
   2017-04-04 14:07:25 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated calibre to 2.82.0.

- version: 2.82.0
  date: 2017-03-18

  new features:
    - title: "Edit Book: Saved Searches: Add keyboard shortcut (Alt+Up/Down \ 
Arrow) to move selected searches"

  bug fixes:
    - title: "Fix a typo in the previous release that caused dynamically \ 
updated metadata source plugins to stop working."
      tickets: [1673884]

    - title: "Catalog generation: Ignore tags with commas in them when \ 
generating genres"

    - title: "News download: Do not use Microsoft user agents as more and \ 
more websites are serving JPEG XR images to these browsers"

    - title: "Amazon metadata download: Fix spurious results when searching \ 
for books that are not present on amazon using a search engine."

    - title: "Get Books: Fix free samples being detected as independent \ 
books when searching OPDS based stores such as Feedbooks."
      tickets: [1672500]

    - title: "Edit Book: Saved Searches: Preserve selection when using \ 
arrows to move multiple items"

    - title: "Fix template formatter functions not being reloaded after a \ 
check library operation"

    - title: "Fix an error during shutdown caused by some library closed \ 

  improved recipes:
    - The Economist
    - Telegraph UK

  new recipes:
    - title: The Morning Paper
      author: Darko Miletic
   2017-03-12 21:30:37 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated calibre to 2.81.0.

- version: 2.81.0

  date: 2017-03-10

  new features:
    - title: "Amazon metadata download: Allow downloading amazon metadata \ 
from multiple sources. You can now configure the Amazon plugin via \ 
Preferences->Metadata download to use either the amazon servers, or various \ 
search engine caches to get the metadata. Should help with the recent CAPTCHA \ 
problems when downloading metadata from amazon"

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

    - title: "Edit Book: Spell Check dialog: Always add the original word \ 
as one of the spelling corrections, so that small edits to the word can be made \ 

    - title: "Edit Book: Saved searched Dialog: Allow re-arranging the \ 
saved searches using drag and drop."

    - title: "Implement auto update of builtin metadata download plugins, \ 
just as for recipes and Get Books plugins. Needed as the websites they get data \ 
from often change."

    - title: "Edit Book: When inserting full screen images, use the actual \ 
image dimensions in the generated SVG code, when available"

    - title: "Linux installer: Check that the umask is suitable before \ 
running the installer. Should fix breakage on systems where users have changed \ 
the user umask but neglected to also alter it for sudo"

    - title: "Bulk metadata edit: Remove the control to delete specific \ 
formats as it is redundant. This functionality is already present by right \ 
clicking the Remove books button"

  bug fixes:
    - title: "TXT Input: When detecting the encoding of txt files only use \ 
the first four kilobytes of text. Fixes excessively slow conversion of very \ 
large text files."

    - title: "Get Books: Fix price not being displayed for books from \ 
Amazon dues to website changes"

    - title: "GetBooks: Update Google Books plugin for website changes"

    - title: "E-book viewer: Fix slow startup when recently opened files \ 
are on a slow/malfunctioning networked filesystem."

    - title: "Google metadata download: Fix metadata not being found when \ 
the title of the book includes a sub-title"

    - title: "Improve downloading of covers from the google books metadata \ 

    - title: "News download: Fix a bug that could cause a crash when \ 
downloading an SVG image."
    - title: "Edit book: Fix a regression that caused pasting copied text \ 
from programs that generate both HTML and plain text when copying to paste the \ 
HTML in preference to the plain text"

  improved recipes:
    - tyzden
    - The Economist
    - Kansas City Star
    - NYTimes
    - The Spectator
   2017-03-07 23:47:40 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated calibre to 2.80.0.

- version: 2.80.0
  date: 2017-02-24

  new features:
    - title: "Add support for sideloading of KFX files created with the \ 
third-party KFX calibre plugin"

    - title: "Edit book: Allow drag and drop of image files, stylesheets \ 
and html files into the editor to insert the appropriate <img> and \ 
<link> tags and add the files to the book automatically."

    - title: "Kobo driver: Add support for updated firmware"

    - title: "Edit Book: Spell Check: If there are no suggestions fill the \ 
suggested word box with the original word."

    - title: "Viewer: add a shortcut (Ctrl+F11) to show/hide toolbars."

  bug fixes:
    - title: "PDF Output: Fix courier font not being rendered when \ 
converting on windows."

    - title: "E-mail delivery: Add a Message-ID header when sending emails. \ 
Reduces probability of mails sent from calibre being marked as spam"

    - title: "Save to disk: Fix path shortening being applied to entire \ 
save template even when saving to singe directory."

    - title: "Get Books: Update the Virualo and Publi store plugins for \ 
website changes"

    - title: "Viewer: Fix regression that caused slow opening of some books \ 
with missing font/css/image files"

    - title: "Viewer: Pressing Ctrl+F in fullscreen mode should show the \ 

    - title: "Edit book: Do not allow creating multiple new files whose \ 
names differ only by case."

    - title: "Viewer: Use heuristics to try to detect comics encoded as \ 
fixed layout EPUBs to ensure they are displayed as intended."

  improved recipes:
    - The Atlantic
    - The Financial Times

  new recipes:
    - title: Various new and improved Belgian news sources
   2017-02-20 18:00:37 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (30)
Log message:
Switch py-dateutils to plain DEPENDS.

It supports both python 2 and 3 nowadays.
   2017-02-17 16:43:43 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated calibre to 2.79.1.


New Features

    Windows: Make recently opened books show up in the jump lists for the \ 
standalone viewer and editor programs
    OS X/Linux: Show an informational popup message when an Android device is \ 
plugged in that needs the user to tap Allow for the connection to work.
    Conversion: Log options that are different from the defaults separately, for \ 
easy reference

Bug Fixes

    2.79.1 fixes a regression in 2.79.0 that broke the file open dialogs on \ 
windows vista
    Conversion: Fix regression that broke conversion of some epub files when \ 
using the 'Remove first image' option.
    Get Books: Update Kobo plugin for website changes
    Windows MTP driver: Fix error when enumerating device storage not being \ 
reported during debug device detection
    Tag Browser: When dragging and dropping a book onto a series increment the \ 
series number.
    Fix crash when generating covers with Qt 5.8 on linux
    Fix Get Books result list and jobs list not being populated on Qt 5.8
    Fix importing rules in the coloring/icon rules dialog not enabling the apply \ 
   2017-02-12 07:26:18 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (1451)
Log message:
Recursive revbump from fonts/harfbuzz