cairo 1.14.12 stable release available
Subject: Cairo 1.14.12 released

A new cairo release 1.14.12 is now available from:

    which can be verified with:
    490025a0ba0622a853010f49fb6343f29fb70b9b  cairo-1.14.12.tar.xz
    (signed by Bryce Harrington)

  Additionally, a git clone of the source tree:

  git clone git://

    will include a signed 1.14.12 tag which points to a commit named:

    which can be verified with:
    git verify-tag 1.14.12

    and can be checked out with a command such as:
    git checkout -b build 1.14.12


API Changes

Dependency Changes

Performance Optimizations

Bug Fixes
* Fix assertion hit with PDFs using Type 4 fonts rendered with user
  fonts, due to error when destroying glyph page.
  (Bug #103335)
* Fix build error with util/font-view
* Fix handling of truetype fonts with excessively long font names
  (Bug #103249)
* Fix falling back to system font with PDFs using certain embedded
  fonts, due to truncated font names.
  (Bug #103249)
* Fix sigabrt printing documents with fonts lacking the mandatory .nodef
  (Bug #102922)
* Fix undefined-behavior with integer math.
* Fix various warnings and typos

See below for a complete log of changes since 1.14.10, or see:

What is cairo
Cairo is a 2D graphics library with support for multiple output
devices. Currently supported output targets include the X Window
System (via both Xlib and XCB), quartz, win32, and image buffers,
as well as PDF, PostScript, and SVG file output. Experimental backends
include OpenGL, BeOS, OS/2, and DirectFB.

Cairo is free software and is available to be redistributed and/or
modified under the terms of either the GNU Lesser General Public
License (LGPL) version 2.1 or the Mozilla Public License (MPL) version

Where to get more information about cairo
The primary source of information about cairo is:

The latest versions of cairo can always be found at:

Documentation on using cairo and frequently-asked questions:

Mailing lists for contacting cairo users and developers:

Roadmap and unscheduled things to do, (please feel free to help out):

Changes since 1.14.10

Adrian Johnson (8):
      fix warning: inlining failed in call to '_csi_stack_push'
      util/font-view: fix build error
      fix warning: variable X might be clobbered by 'longjmp'
      truetype: limit font name to 127 chars
      output-stream: allow %s strings larger than 512 chars
      truetype: reserve space in subset arrays for .notdef
      replace _BSD_SOURCE with _DEFAULT_SOURCE
      build: use _WIN32 instead of windows.h to check for windows build

Aleksander Morgado (1):
      build: fix minor typo in

Behdad Esfahbod (1):
      Fix undefined-behavior with integer math

Bryce Harrington (3):
      Start 1.14.11 development
      Release 1.14.12
      Start 1.14.13 development

Carlos Garcia Campos (1):
      scaled-font: Fix assert when destroying glyph page