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Update pdfsam to 4.1.1
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The old version 3.3.7 need to update to 4.1.1 for this changelog :

  • Included a jlinked version of openjdk 11 in the installations bundles and zip packages.
  • Upgraded PDF engine to latest version.
  • Added a way to clear recent workspaces.
  • Smarter destination for Save Workspace.



Differential Revisions
D9198: Update pdfsam to 4.1.3

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Hopefully it enough information :)

JoshStrobl moved this task from Backlog to Update Requested on the Software board.Mar 7 2020, 3:16 PM
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Thanks for submitting with the additional information :)

Since Herald is being derp:

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JoshStrobl triaged this task as Normal priority.Mar 7 2020, 3:18 PM

Thanks for your responding, I just think it needs to be updated, I can't maintain it.

akrenz added a subscriber: akrenz.Apr 6 2020, 10:22 PM

I tried creating a patch for the newer Version. Unfortunately it needs Java 11 which is not inside the repositories as of now. Discussion about how to include Java 11 is ongoing:

Pdfsam can now be upgraded to the newest version as of the inclusion of JDK11.