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Barbecue is a Java barcode generator. It provides barcode generation for Swing/AWT, printing, and Web sites. Barcodes can be generated as (J)Components, JPEGs, and SVG.

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Recent releases

  •  07 May 2007 01:31

    Release Notes: A bug with label underlining has been fixed.

    •  30 Dec 2006 07:14

      Release Notes: Improved command-line arguments and error handling, barcode printing support, and a fix for an SVG bug.

      •  22 Oct 2006 21:46

        Release Notes: This release adds net.sourceforge.barbecue.BarcodePortlet. A bug in the SVG namespace (#1575809) and in 2of5 bar widths (#1554791) have been fixed. Javadocs have been improved.

        •  30 Aug 2006 05:58

          Release Notes: Exception handling was improved. PNG support was added. GIF support was added. The BarcodeTool application was improved.

          •  02 Mar 2004 14:31

            Release Notes: A new "headless" servlet parameter was added, allowing you to prevent the servlet from assuming headless mode. In this mode, the drawText servlet parameter will be used by the servlet as expected. Note that drawText is ignored when in headless mode. The war file now correctly puts classes in the WEB-INFclasses folder.


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