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 WebHelpers ChangeLog
-0.6.2 (tip)
+0.6.3 (tip)
+0.6.2 (10/2/2008)
 * nl2br() and format-paragraphs were not literal-safe.
-* New module for multimedia helpers. Currently contains
-  functions to determine the size of images and to choose a scaling factor.
-* Add an Options tuple containing Option objects for select/checkbox/radio
-  groups.  select() now uses this automatically.
 * webhelpers.converters:
-  - New helper transpose().
+  - New helper transpose() to turn a 2D list sideways (making the rows columns
+    and the columns rows).
 * webhelpers.markdown:
   - Upgrade to Markdown 1.7.
   - Add a warning about escaping untrusted HTML to 
     ````.  (If you use this library directly, you
     may have to wrap the results in ``literal()`` to prevent double escaping.)
+    Helpers for images, PDFs, etc.
     Miscellaneous helpers that are neither text, numeric, container, or date.
     description='Web Helpers',
 Web Helpers is a library of helper functions intended to make writing 
-templates in web applications easier. 
+templates in web applications easier. It's the standard function library for
+Pylons and TurboGears 2.  It also contains a large number of functions not
+specific to the web, including text processing, number formatting, date
+calculations, container objects, etc.
-One of the sub-sections of Web Helpers contains a full port of the 
-template helpers that are provided by Ruby on Rails with slight 
-adaptations on occasion to accomodate for Python.
+The current documentation is in the module docstrings.  New web documentation is
+being prepared as part of the Pylons 0.9.7 project.  Questions or feedback about
+WebHelpers can be submitted to the `pylons-discuss
+<>`_ mailing list. 
 A few of these helpers require `Routes <>`_ 
 to function.
-* `Development svn <>`_
+* `Development version <>`_
+  (Mercurial)
     author='Mike Orr, Ben Bangert, Phil Jenvey',