Forum: Ruby RMagick 2.7.1 released

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3afd3e5e05dc9310c89aa5762cc8dd1d?d=identicon&s=25 Tim Hunter (Guest)
on 2008-11-03 00:40
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RMagick 2.7.1 adds a new exception class called
Magick::FatalImageMagickException. RMagick raises this exception when
ImageMagick reports a fatal (unrecoverable) error.

I added support for a special "user" option that adds a user-specified
string to the image description returned by Image#inspect. This string
helps differentiate between images and is useful when debugging with
Magick.trace_proc. See the documentation for Magick::Image::Info#[] for
an example.

This release also fixes a bug in Magick.fonts that occurs only on 64-bit
systems (patch by James Le Cuirot), and adds the Image#total_ink_density
attribute reader (feature request by F. Behrens).

RMagick 2.7.1 is available as always at RubyForge: This release is also available
as a pre-compiled binary for MS Windows systems. Please wait a few hours
for the mirrors to be updated.

RMagick 2.7.1 is an interface to the ImageMagick (
and image processing library. RMagick supports more than 100 image
formats, including GIF, JPEG, PNG. RMagick comes with comprehensive HTML
documentation, including 185 complete examples.
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