Blog Project Updates and Random Thoughts

EPM 4.4 11 Oct 2017

EPM 4.4 is a maintenance release that fixes RPM packaging and several build issues.


HTMLDOC 1.9 04 Jul 2017

HTMLDOC 1.9 is a limited feature release that adds support for Markdown input and EPUB output.


zipc v1.1 23 Apr 2017

zipc v1.1 adds a zipcCopyFile function to efficiently copy files into ZIP containers and fixes an issue with some EPUB and OPC applications.

Download zipc v1.1 Home Page

mmd v1.0 23 Apr 2017

mmd v1.0 is a miniature markdown parsing “library” consisting of a single C source file and accompanying header file. mmd v1.0 mostly conforms to the CommonMark version of markdown syntax and supports a couple (otherwise undocumented) CommonMark extensions.

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zipc v1.0 05 Apr 2017

zipc is a simple ZIP container “library” consisting of a C source file and accompanying header file. Version 1.0 implements writing of ZIP containers with files smaller than 4GB. Files can be stored as-is or compressed with deflate (gzip) compression.

Download zipc v1.0 Home Page

HTMLDOC 1.8.30 24 Mar 2017

HTMLDOC 1.8.30 fixes some known build and formatting issues. Changes include:

  • Updated documentation to reflect new project page on Github.
  • Dropped old CDE and IRIX desktop integration files.
  • Cleaned up the GUI and adopted new default text editors for Linux and macOS.
  • PAGE BREAK comments at the end of a file in web page mode would lose the first page (Issue #251)
  • Fixed the scaling of header/footer images to limit them to the height of the header or footer (Issue #273)
  • Fixed an issue with the top-level makefile not exiting with an error as needed (Issue #282)
  • Fixed a URL referencing bug when the same hostname but a different port was used (Issue #290)
  • Fixed build issue on macOS (Issue #291)
  • Fixed handling of indexed+alpha PNG images (Issue #295)

Download HTMLDOC 1.8.30 Home Page

RasterView 1.5 22 Mar 2017

RasterView 1.5 adds support for Apple raster files.

Download RasterView 1.5 Home Page

Bug Migration Complete 03 Mar 2017

All of the bug reports from the old server have been migrated to the Github issue tracker.

Moved the Site to Github 27 Feb 2017

I have moved the main web site and projects to Github in order to spend less time maintaining servers and more time programming. All of the recent releases are already available in the corresponding Github projects, and I will be migrating the bug reports to the Github issue tracker over the next couple days.

In lieu of mailing lists, please use the Github issue tracker to ask questions or report problems with the new web site.

Mini-XML 2.10 13 Jun 2016

Mini-XML 2.10 is now available for download from:

Mini-XML 2.10 fixes some stack overflow, XML, and API issues.


HTMLDOC 1.8.29 03 Jan 2016

HTMLDOC 1.8.29 is now available for download from:

HTMLDOC 1.8.29 fixes some known build and formatting issues, updates support libraries, and drops support for OpenSSL.


EPM 4.3 01 Sep 2015

EPM 4.3 is now available for download from:

The new release fixes several issues on Linux and OS X and adds support for signed packages.


RasterView 1.4.1 27 Aug 2015

RasterView 1.4.1 fixes builds on Linux and includes binaries for OS X and Linux.

Download RasterView v1.4.1 Home Page

RasterView 1.4 Now Available 26 Aug 2015

RasterView 1.4 adds support for viewing Device-N files and improves the display of PWG Raster page attributes.

Download RasterView v1.4 Home Page

Mini-XML 2.9 Now Available 19 Oct 2014

Mini-XML 2.9 is now available for download from:

Mini-XML 2.9 fixes a bug in the mxmlLoad* functions when using the default (MXML_NO_CALLBACK or MXML_TEXT_CALLBACK) callback.

Download Mini-XML v2.9 Home Page

HTMLDOC 1.8.28 06 Jan 2014

HTMLDOC 1.8.28 is now available for download from:

HTMLDOC 1.8.28 fixes some known security issues and formatting bugs.


Mini-XML 2.8 05 Jan 2014

Mini-XML 2.8 is now available for download from:

Mini-XML 2.8 fixes some minor platform and XML issues.