Calibre eBook Management Software (free, open-source, cross platform)

Robby

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Joined
Jul 28, 2004
Location
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calibre 5.10.1

New Features​

  • Bulk metadata edit: Add a new control to compress the cover image files for all selected books
  • Add support for the CB7 comic file file format
  • E-book viewer: Allow adding a button to the selection bar that copies the currently selected text along with a calibre:// URL to show the text in the book
  • Conversion: Insert metadata: Allow showing identifiers such as ISBN in the jacket page template
  • Conversion: Insert metadata: Allow hiding entries in the jacket template when they are not present in the metadata
  • calibre-server --manage-users: Add a scriptable interface: calibre-server --manage-users -- help
  • E-book viewer: Add keyboard shortcuts to copy the current location to the clipboard
  • E-book viewer: Highlight all currently visible Table of Contents entries, not just the first
  • Add a new tweak under Preferences->Tweaks->Author sort name algorithm to optionally recognize common surname prefixes such as von, van, de, etc. when generating sort names.

Bug Fixes​

  • E-book viewer: Move read aloud pop-up bar to the bottom of the screen in flow mode
  • E-book viewer: Fix scrolling with two fingers on touch pad on macOS not smooth
  • PDF Output: When converting fixed layout input documents fix anchors inserted for navigation sometimes being rendered as blue boxes
  • Edit book: Remove unused CSS: Fix selectors that don't match from CSS rules containing multiple selectors not being removed
  • Bulk metadata download: Fix series number not being changes if the series is the same as the existing series
  • E-book viewer: Fix a regression that caused non-HTML descriptions to not be displayed in the metadata page
  • E-book viewer: Fix clock being displayed in 24 hr format on some systems even though system locale is set to use 12 hr format.
  • Bulk metadata edit: Fix regression that inverted the meaning of the case sensitivity setting in the Search & replace tab
  • calibredb list: Fix incorrect output when redirecting to file
  • 5.10.1 fixes a regression in 5.10.0 that broke conversion when including metadata as a jacket page and using long text custom columns

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Robby

The News Robot
Joined
Jul 28, 2004
Location
Terra
calibre 5.11

New Features​

  • Edit book: Add a tool to split the tag at the current cursor position, creating a new tag with the same style and class attributes. To add the tool go to the Toolbars section in the editor preferences
  • E-book viewer: Show the URL when hovering over external links
  • E-book viewer: Redesign the reference mode to also work on touch screens without a mouse. Now in reference mode paragraph numbers are displayed for all paragraphs
  • Edit book: Allow Ctrl-clicking on class names to jump to the first style rule that matches the tag and class
  • Content server: When browsing highlights for a book allow selecting multiple highlights to delete or export quickly
  • Allow creating keyboard shortcuts to copy show and view URLs for selected books to clipboard
  • calibredb: Add a timeout option to control the timeout when connecting to the calibre server

Bug Fixes​

  • Content server: Fix dragging selection handles not working in Safari
  • E-book viewer: Fix links with a href of "#" not working
  • E-book viewer: Hide the controls when clicking the back or forward buttons
  • E-book viewer: When jumping to a highlight using the highlights panel, the back button should return to position before jump
  • E-book viewer: Fix incorrect tooltip when hovering over a section title in the search results list
  • HTMLZ Output: Fix a regression in calibre 5 that broke creating HTMLZ documents when using the option to place CSS inline

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Robby

The News Robot
Joined
Jul 28, 2004
Location
Terra
calibre 5.12

New Features​

  • E-book viewer: When searching start the search from the current position, jumping to the first match at or after the current page
  • E-book viewer: Have the Table of Contents view automatically scroll to keep the chapter being read currently visible
  • Various improvements to the calibre template language, see Template language changes - MobileRead Forums
  • Edit book: File browser: Show total size of items in category when hovering over category with mouse
  • Kobo driver: Add support for latest firmware and also an option to choose the color used for cover letterboxing

Bug Fixes​

  • E-book viewer: Fix selection popup bar sometimes going off screen when dragging up to the top line of text
  • Get books: Update the Biblio and Chitanka stores for website changes
  • Edit book: Fix editing of JavaScript files not working

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