Wand Changelog

0.3 series

Version 0.3.10

To be released.

Version 0.3.9

Released on December 20, 2014.

  • Added 'pdf:use-cropbox' option to Image.options dictionary (and OPTIONS constant). [#185 by Christoph Neuroth]
  • Fixed a bug that exception message was bytes instead of str on Python 3.
  • The size parameter of Font class becomes optional. Its default value is 0, which means autosized. [#191 by Cha, Hojeong]
  • Fixed a bug that Image.read() had tried using MagickReadImageFile() even when the given file object has no mode attribute. [#205 by Stephen J. Fuhry]

Version 0.3.8

Released on August 3, 2014.

  • Fixed a bug that transparent background becomes filled with white when SVG is converted to other bitmap image format like PNG. [#184]
  • Added Image.negate() method. [#174 by Park Joon-Kyu]
  • Fixed a segmentation fault on Image.modulate() method. [#173 by Ted Fung, #158]
  • Added suggestion to install freetype also if Homebrew is used. [#141]
  • Now image/x-gif also is determined as animation. [#181 by Juan-Pablo Scaletti]

Version 0.3.7

Released on March 25, 2014.

  • A hotfix of debug prints made at 0.3.6.

Version 0.3.6

Released on March 23, 2014.

Version 0.3.5

Released on September 13, 2013.

  • Fix segmentation fault on Image.save() method. [#150]

Version 0.3.4

Released on September 9, 2013.

  • Added Image.modulate() method. [#134 by Dan P. Smith]
  • Added Image.colorspace property. [#135 by Volodymyr Kuznetsov]
  • Added Image.unsharp_mask() method. [#136 by Volodymyr Kuznetsov]
  • Added 'jpeg:sampling-factor' option to Image.options dictionary (and OPTIONS constant). [#137 by Volodymyr Kuznetsov]
  • Fixed ImageMagick shared library resolution on Arch Linux. [#139, #140 by Sergey Tereschenko]
  • Added Image.sample() method. [#142 by Michael Allen]
  • Fixed a bug that Image.save() preserves only one frame of the given animation when file-like object is passed. [#143, #145 by Michael Allen]
  • Fixed searching of ImageMagick shared library with HDR support enabled. [#148, #149 by Lipin Dmitriy]

Version 0.3.3

Released on August 4, 2013. It’s author’s birthday.

Version 0.3.2

Released on July 11, 2013.

  • Fixed incorrect encoding of filenames. [#122]
  • Fixed key type of Image.metadata dictionary to str from bytes in Python 3.
  • Fixed CentOS compatibility [#116, #124 by Pierre Vanliefland]
    • Made DrawSetTextInterlineSpacing() and DrawGetTextInterlineSpacing() optional.
    • Added exception in drawing API when trying to use DrawSetTextInterlineSpacing() and DrawGetTextInterlineSpacing() functions when they are not available.
    • Added WandLibraryVersionError class for library versions issues.

Version 0.3.1

Released on June 23, 2013.

Version 0.3.0

Released on June 17, 2013.

See also

What’s new in Wand 0.3?
This guide introduces what’s new in Wand 0.3.

0.2 series

Version 0.2.4

Released on May 28, 2013.

Version 0.2.3

Released on January 25, 2013.

  • Fixed a bug that Image.transparentize() method (and Image.watermark() method which internally uses it) didn’t work.
  • Fixed segmentation fault occurred when Color.red, Color.green, or Color.blue is accessed.
  • Added Color.alpha property.
  • Fixed a bug that format converting using Image.format property or Image.convert() method doesn’t correctly work to save blob.

Version 0.2.2

Released on September 24, 2012.

  • A compatibility fix for FreeBSD. [Patch by Olivier Duchateau]
  • Now Image can be instantiated without any opening. Instead, it can take width/height and background. [#53 by Michael Elovskikh]
  • Added Image.transform() method which is a convenience method accepting geometry strings to perform cropping and resizing. [#50 by Mitch Lindgren]
  • Added Image.units property. [#45 by Piotr Florczyk]
  • Now Image.resize() method raises a proper error when it fails for any reason. [#41 by Piotr Florczyk]
  • Added Image.type property. [#33 by Yauhen Yakimovich, #42 by Piotr Florczyk]

Version 0.2.1

Released on August 19, 2012. Beta version.

Version 0.2.0

Released on June 20, 2012. Alpha version.

  • Added Image.transparentize() method. [#19 by Jeremy Axmacher]
  • Added Image.composite() method. [#19 by Jeremy Axmacher]
  • Added Image.watermark() method. [#19 by Jeremy Axmacher]
  • Added Image.quantum_range property. [#19 by Jeremy Axmacher]
  • Added Image.reset_coords() method and reset_coords option to Image.rotate() method. [#20 by Juan Pablo Scaletti]
  • Added Image.strip() method. [#23 by Dmitry Vukolov]
  • Added Image.compression_quality property. [#23 by Dmitry Vukolov]
  • Now the current version can be found from the command line interface: python -m wand.version.

0.1 series

Version 0.1.10

Released on May 8, 2012. Still alpha version.

  • So many Windows compatibility issues are fixed. [#14 by John Simon]
  • Added wand.api.libmagick.
  • Fixed a bug that raises AttributeError when it’s trying to warn. [#16 by Tim Dettrick]
  • Now it throws ImportError instead of AttributeError when the shared library fails to load. [#17 by Kieran Spear]
  • Fixed the example usage on index page of the documentation. [#18 by Jeremy Axmacher]

Version 0.1.9

Released on December 23, 2011. Still alpha version.

Version 0.1.8

Released on December 2, 2011. Still alpha version.

  • Wrote some guide documentations: Reading images, Writing images and Resizing and cropping.
  • Added Image.rotate() method for in-place rotation.
  • Made Image.crop() to raise proper ValueError instead of IndexError for invalid width/height arguments.
  • Changed the type of Image.resize() method’s blur parameter from numbers.Rational to numbers.Real.
  • Fixed a bug of raising ValueError when invalid filter has passed to Image.resize() method.

Version 0.1.7

Released on November 10, 2011. Still alpha version.

  • Added Image.mimetype property.
  • Added Image.crop() method for in-place crop.

Version 0.1.6

Released on October 31, 2011. Still alpha version.

  • Removed a side effect of Image.make_blob() method that changes the image format silently.
  • Added Image.format property.
  • Added Image.convert() method.
  • Fixed a bug about Python 2.6 compatibility.
  • Use the internal representation of PixelWand instead of the string representaion for Color type.

Version 0.1.5

Released on October 28, 2011. Slightly mature alpha version.

  • Now Image can read Python file objects by file keyword argument.
  • Now Image.save() method can write into Python file objects by file keyword argument.
  • Image.make_blob()‘s format argument becomes omittable.

Version 0.1.4

Released on October 27, 2011. Hotfix of the malformed Python package.

Version 0.1.3

Released on October 27, 2011. Slightly mature alpha version.

  • Pixel getter for Image.
  • Row getter for Image.
  • Mac compatibility.
  • Windows compatibility.
  • 64-bit processor compatibility.

Version 0.1.2

Released on October 16, 2011. Still alpha version.

Version 0.1.1

Released on October 4, 2011. Still alpha version.

Version 0.1.0

Released on October 1, 2011. Very alpha version.