AH Formatter V7.2 MR2

December 17, 2021


  • The value of xml:lang specified in the higher level XML can now be inherited when an SVG is referenced in a higher level XML such as FO or HTML. SVG Conformance
  • The font-stretch property can now be specified for <axf:font-face> / CSS @font-face.

FO - The following issues have been corrected:

  • Performance problem due to incorrect processing of tables and markers.
  • axf:overflow-condense="font-size" produced an incorrect font size in a static area with retrieve marker.
  • If there was fo:inline-container before the non-starter character, the non-starter processing was not performed even if axf:line-break="strict" was specified.
  • Standard PDF tagging structure was being remaped.
  • TBody PDF tag could not be suppressed with axf:pdftag="''".
  • axf:scope information was not included.
  • axf:normalize="none" didn't preserve the non-breaking space.
  • keep-together.within-line="always" didn't work in fo:inline with fo:bidi-override children.
  • Crash with supplied file.

CSS - The following issues have been corrected:

  • Error with negative -ah-float-margin-y value.
  • -ah-hyphenation-keep: column was not working.
  • zlib error with a large document.
  • Corrupt PDF output using a PDF background image.
  • Footnote counter reset was not working if TeX hyphenation was used.
  • 'auto' in the named page list used a wrong page selector.
  • Incorrect value for target-counter pointing to a float.
  • @import with media selector reported an error.
  • ::footnote call was repeated at the beginning of a column.
  • Crash with supplied document.


  • Incorrect line breaking between ' and «.


  • Font weight was changed on the following page.
  • Acrobat PDF/X-4 validation error with an image that used the different version of output intent profile.
  • SimSun was chosen as a Japanese font.
  • In SVG files, text-decoration marked up in CSS was not evaluated.
  • Bookmarks no longer jump to the locations when converting AreaTree to PDF.
  • Hostname in external-destination was being resolved and increased the rendering time accordingly.