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Server performance - again

March 16, 2011

As there is a lot of discussion and concern about Google Analytics (specially here in Germany), we chose to host our own site statistic tool. We are using the open source tool piwik for some time now …

PDFCreator 1.2.0 languages updated

February 5, 2011

We are happy to announce that PDFCreator 1.2.0 supports 24 29 languages now. Bosnian Catalan Chinese simplified Chinese traditional Czech Danish Dutch English Finnish French Galician German Greek Hebr…

PDFCreator 1.2.0 released

January 23, 2011

Today we are happy to announce PDFCreator 1.2.0. This version fixes a bug with printing from processes with lower priority like Google Chrome or Adobe Reader X. PDFCreator now also supports transparen…

PDFCreator 1.1.0 released

November 21, 2010

We are happy to announce PDFCreator 1.1.0 today. According to our new versioning scheme, it is the first release after PDFCreator 1.0.0 which adds new features. Among them is the embedded Ghostscript …

Improved server performance

October 18, 2010

I have said a few words about our apache performance before. You could see the result, that it may have taken a while until the http request was served if it was very crowded. In the end, that also di…

PDFCreator 1.0.2 released

August 16, 2010

Today we have released PDFCreator 1.0.2. This version returns to the older Ghostscript 8.70 as the new version had problem with making text searcheable. We have also added some languages and have fixe…

New pdfforge Tool

July 7, 2010

For some time we are thinking about an additional tool that helps to merge, split and in some basic ways edit PDF files without sending them through a printer. Now we have a basic draft of such a…

A word about apache performance

July 1, 2010

Today we again had massive performance problems on the web server for several hours. Now it is fixed in a way that sounds strange, but makes sense when you think about it.Some facts: We had 45795291 h…

PDFCreator 1.0.1 released

June 13, 2010

We have uploaded PDFCreator 1.0.1 a few minutes ago. This happen according to our new versioning scheme. So this is a quick release fixing a few minor bugs (saving last directory and program fonts)…

PDFCreator 1.0

May 28, 2010

We are happy to announce PDFCreator 1.0 after nearly 8 years of development. With this release we have concentrated to have a stable version that will run as smooth as possible. Therefore, we had to s…

pdfforge in french

April 14, 2010

Great news to our many french speaking users: pdfforge.org is about to be translated to french. You already see the french flag in the Languages bar. It currently only changes the language of the cont…