./print/py-PDF2, PDF library for python

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.26.0nb1, Package name: py37-PDF2-1.26.0nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

PyPDF2 is a library for handling PDF files for python. It is an
enhanced version of pyPdf, supporting more PDF files encountered
in the wild with better error handling.

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Required to build:

Master sites:

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RMD160: e372225e2cb72a0247c28dba18d8b99f73e0d826
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   2020-01-19 00:36:14 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (3046)
Log message:
all: migrate several HOMEPAGEs to https

pkglint --only "https instead of http" -r -F

With manual adjustments afterwards since pkglint 19.4.4 fixed a few
indentations in unrelated lines.

This mainly affects projects hosted at SourceForce, as well as
freedesktop.org, CTAN and GNU.
   2019-07-29 22:40:19 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
py-PDF2-1.26.0nb1: Preserve annoations while merging pages
   2016-09-02 16:29:56 by Makoto Fujiwara | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated print/py-PDF2 to 1.26.0
Version 1.26.0, 2016-05-18

 - NOTE: Active maintenance on PyPDF2 is resuming after a hiatus

 - Fixed a bug where image resources where incorrectly
   overwritten when merging pages

 - Added dictionary for JavaScript actions to the root (louib)

 - Added unit tests for the JS functionality (louib)

 - Add more Python 3 compatibility when reading inline images (im2703
   and (VyacheslavHashov)

 - Return NullObject instead of raising error when failing to resolve
   object (ctate)

 - Don't output warning for non-zeroed xref table when strict=False

 - Remove extraneous zeroes from output formatting (speedplane)

 - Fix bug where reading an inline image would cut off prematurely
   in certain cases (speedplane)

(pkgsrc changes)
 - Githubify
   2015-11-04 02:03:03 by Alistair G. Crooks | Files touched by this commit (1194)
Log message:
Add SHA512 digests for distfiles for print category

Problems found locating distfiles:
	Package acroread7: missing distfile AdobeReader_enu-7.0.9-1.i386.tar.gz
	Package acroread8: missing distfile AdobeReader_enu-8.1.7-1.sparc.tar.gz
	Package cups-filters: missing distfile cups-filters-1.1.0.tar.xz
	Package dvidvi: missing distfile dvidvi-1.0.tar.gz
	Package lgrind: missing distfile lgrind.tar.bz2

Otherwise, existing SHA1 digests verified and found to be the same on
the machine holding the existing distfiles (morden).  All existing
SHA1 digests retained for now as an audit trail.
   2015-08-18 19:01:08 by Klaus Klein | Files touched by this commit (1)
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   2015-08-18 18:58:21 by Klaus Klein | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update py-PDF2 to 1.25.1

Patch 1.25.1, 2015-07-20

 - Fix bug when parsing inline images. Occurred when merging
   certain pages with inline images

 - Fixed type error when creating outlines by utilizing the
   isString() test

Version 1.25, 2015-07-07


 - Added Python 3 algorithm for ASCII85Decode. Fixes issue when
   reading reportlab-generated files with Py 3 (jerickbixly)

 - Recognize more escape sequence which would otherwise throw an
   exception (manuelzs, robertsoakes)

 - Fixed overflow error in generic.py. Occurred
   when reading a too-large int in Python 2 (by Raja Jamwal)

 - Allow access to files which were encrypted with an empty
   password. Previously threw a "File has not been decrypted"
   exception (Elena Williams)

 - Do not attempt to decode an empty data stream. Previously
   would cause an error in decode algorithms (vladir)

 - Fixed some type issues specific to Py 2 or Py 3

 - Fix issue when stream data begins with whitespace (soloma83)

 - Recognize abbreviated filter names (AlmightyOatmeal and
   Matthew Weiss)

 - Copy decryption key from PdfFileReader to PdfFileMerger.
   Allows usage of PdfFileMerger with encrypted files (twolfson)

 - Fixed bug which occurred when a NameObject is present at end
   of a file stream. Threw a "Stream has ended unexpectedly"
   exception (speedplane)


 - Initial work on a test suite; to be expanded in future.
   Tests and Resources directory added, README updated (robertsoakes)

 - Added document cloning methods to PdfFileWriter:
   appendPagesFromReader, cloneReaderDocumentRoot, and
   cloneDocumentFromReader. See official documentation (robertsoakes)

 - Added method for writing to form fields: updatePageFormFieldValues.
   This will be enhanced in the future. See official documentation

 - New addAttachment method. See documentation. Support for adding
   and extracting embedded files to be enhanced in the future

 - Added methods to get page number of given PageObject or
   Destination: getPageNumber and getDestinationPageNumber.
   See documentation (mozbugbox)


 - Enhanced type handling (Brent Amrhein)

 - Enhanced exception handling in NameObject (sbywater)

 - Enhanced extractText method output (peircej)

 - Better exception handling

 - Enhanced regex usage in NameObject class (speedplane)

Version 1.24, 2014-12-31

 - Bugfixes for reading files in Python 3 (by Anthony Tuininga and

 - Appropriate errors are now raised instead of infinite loops (by
   naure and Cyrus Vafadari)

 - Bugfix for parsing number tokens with leading spaces (by Maxim

 - Don't crash on bad /Outlines reference (by eshellman)

 - Conform tabs/spaces and blank lines to PEP 8 standards

 - Utilize the readUntilRegex method when reading Number Objects
   (by Brendan Jurd)

 - More bugfixes for Python 3 and clearer exception handling

 - Fixed encoding issue in merger (with eshellman)

 - Created separate folder for scripts
   2014-10-02 15:16:21 by Wen Heping | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 1.23

Upstream changes:
Version 1.23, 2014-08-11

 - Documentation now available at http://pythonhosted.org//PyPDF2

 - Bugfix in pagerange.py for when __init__.__doc__ has no value (by
   Vladir Cruz)

 - Fix typos in OutlinesObject().add() (by shilluc)

 - Re-added a missing return statement in a utils.py method

 - Corrected viewing mode names (by Jason Scheirer)

 - New PdfFileWriter method: addJS() (by vfigueiro)

 - New bookmark features: color, boldness, italics, and page fit
   (by Joshua Arnott)

 - New PdfFileReader method: getFields(). Used to extract field
   information from PDFs with interactive forms. See documentation
   for details

 - Converted README file to markdown format (by Stephen Bussard)

 - Several improvements to overall performance and efficiency
   (by mozbugbox)

 - Fixed a bug where geospatial information was not scaling along with
   its page

 - Fixed a type issue and a Python 3 issue in the decryption algorithms
   (with Francisco Vieira and koba-ninkigumi)

 - Fixed a bug causing an infinite loop in the ASCII 85 decoding
   algorithm (by madmaardigan)

 - Annotations (links, comment windows, etc.) are now preserved when
   pages are merged together

 - Used the Destination class in addLink() and addBookmark() so that
   the page fit option could be properly customized

Version 1.22, 2014-05-29

 - Added .DS_Store to .gitignore (for Mac users) (by Steve Witham)

 - Removed __init__() implementation in NameObject (by Steve Witham)

 - Fixed bug (inf. loop) when merging pages in Python 3 (by commx)

 - Corrected error when calculating height in scaleTo()

 - Removed unnecessary code from DictionaryObject (by Georges Dubus)

 - Fixed bug where an exception was thrown upon reading a NULL string
   (by speedplane)

 - Allow string literals (non-unicode strings in Python 2) to be passed
   to PdfFileReader

 - Allow ConvertFunctionsToVirtualList to be indexed with slices and
   longs (in Python 2) (by Matt Gilson)

 - Major improvements and bugfixes to addLink() method (see documentation
   in source code) (by Henry Keiter)

 - General code clean-up and improvements (with Steve Witham and Henry Keiter)

 - Fixed bug that caused crash when comments are present at end of

Version 1.21, 2014-04-21

 - Fix for when /Type isn't present in the Pages dictionary (by Rob1080)

 - More tolerance for extra whitespace in Indirect Objects

 - Improved Exception handling

 - Fixed error in getHeight() method (by Simon Kaempflein)

 - implement use of utils.string_type to resolve Py2-3 compatibility issues

 - Prevent exception for multiple definitions in a dictionary (with carlosfunk)
   (only when strict = False)

 - Fixed errors when parsing a slice using pdfcat on command line (by
   Steve Witham)

 - Tolerance for EOF markers within 1024 bytes of the actual end of the
   file (with David Wolever)

 - Added overwriteWarnings parameter to PdfFileReader constructor, if False
   PyPDF2 will NOT overwrite methods from Python's warnings.py module with
   a custom implementation.

 - Fix NumberObject and NameObject constructors for compatibility with PyPy
   (R▒diger Jungbeck, Xavier Dupr▒, shezadkhan137, Steven Witham)

 - Utilize  utils.Str in pdf.py and pagerange.py to resolve type issues (by

 - Improvements in implementing StringIO for Python 2 and BytesIO for
   Python 3 (by Xavier Dupr▒)

 - Added /x00 to Whitespaces, defined utils.WHITESPACES to clarify code (by
   Maxim Kamenkov)

 - Bugfix for merging 3 or more resources with the same name (by lucky-user)

 - Improvements to Xref parsing algorithm (by speedplane)

Version 1.20, 2014-01-27

 - 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 Ha▒)

 - Exception handling for illegal characters in Name Objects

Version 1.19, 2013-10-08

 - 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).

 - 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

 - Ability to create custom metadata (by jamma313)

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

 - Added and corrected some documentation

 - Added some more warnings and exception messages

 - Removed old test/debugging code

 - 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
   2013-10-09 10:53:07 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4)
Log message:
Import py27-PDF2-1.18 as print/py-PDF2.

PyPDF2 is a library for handling PDF files for python.  It is an
enhanced version of pyPdf, supporting more PDF files encountered
in the wild with better error handling.