The veraPDF consortium has announced the 0.6 release of the veraPDF PDF/A validation software and test-suite currently under development.
This release marks the one year point since veraPDF first began the design phase in November 2014, and includes complete coverage of PDF/A-1b. The next release will include release candidates of all eight PDF/A validation profiles. Further details are outlined in our development roadmap.
Highlights for this release are:
Prototype features include:
Download veraPDF 0.6 at: http://downloads.verapdf.org/rel/verapdf-installer.zip
Release notes are available. A basic guide for the desktop interface is provided to help you get started. If you encounter problems, or wish to make suggestions, please add them to the projects GitHub issue tracker.
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