Created Date: 26 Aug, 2022 15:02
Last Modifed Date: 26 Aug, 2022 16:38
This release is an update to Mako 6.6.0, the need for which was primarily driven by the requirements for other Global Graphics’ developments. It has undergone a complete release testing cycle, and as such is made available to Mako OEMs.
New and improved features
Regression: Intermittent noise in an image when converting to PostScript
This appears to be a regression triggered by support for Flate predictors, a performance enhancement introduced in Mako 6.6.0. It can occur in the context of rendering a page, or part thereof. A result of the issue can be seen here – it causes noise in the first few scanlines of an image:
While the problem can be avoided in Mako 6.6.0 by setting the environment variable
MAKOSUP-11052 Missing include of <edl/idompath.h> in idomcharpathgroup.h
Noticed by an eagle-eyed customer. Now fixed.