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ReportLab 2.2 has been released

Version 2.2 of the ReportLab open-source toolkit is out! You find downloads and
src instructions at http://www.reportlab.org/downloads.html.

Contributions
=============
Thanks to everybody who has contributed to the open-source toolkit in the run-up
to the 2.2 release, whether by reporting bugs, sending patches, or contributing
to the reportlab-users mailing list. Thanks especially to the following people,
who contributed code that has gone into 2.2: including, but not limited to
(apologies to any missed out) Matt Folwell, Jerome Alet, Harald Armin Massa,
ke***@booksys.c om, Sebastian Ware, Martin Tate, Wietse Jacobs, Christian Jacobs,
Volker Haas, Dinu Gherman, Dirk Datzert & Yuan Hong.

If we missed you, please let us know!
New Features
============
PDF
pdfmetrics: Added registerFontFam ily function
Basic support for pdf document viewer preferences (e.g.: fullscreen).

Platypus
Paragraph <imgtag support for inline images.
Paragraph autoleading support (helps with <imgtags).
Platypus doctemplate programming support.
Support for tables with non-uniform row length.

Graphics
RGBA image support for suitable bitmap types.
LTO labelling barcode.

And many bugfixes...
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Robin Becker

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