CTAN Announcements | 19 Feb 19:41 2015
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CTAN update: aomart

Boris Veytsman submitted an update to the

                aomart

package.

Version number: 1.14a
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Typeset articles for the Annals of Mathematics.

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Version 1.14a
          New url on the masthead

    Version 1.14
          Added macros for Crossref submissions
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/aomart

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/aomart

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Feb 19:00 2015
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CTAN Update: scalerel

Steven B. Segletes submitted an update to the

                  scalerel

package.

Version number: 1.7
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Constrained scaling and stretching of objects

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 This revision was geared to improving the compilation
 efficiency of the package (and providing the user added ways
 to achieve that, now highlighted in the PDF).

 Also, a bug was fixed that could cause a math overflow with the
 use of the \scaleleftright and \stretchleftright macros.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/scalerel/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/scalerel

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Feb 06:10 2015
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New on CTAN: xcolor-solarized

Julien Cretel submitted the

                xcolor-solarized

package.

Version number: 0.3
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Defines the 16 colors from Ethan Schoonover's
Solarized palette

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Built on top of the xcolor package, the xcolor-solarized package
defines the sixteen colors of Ethan Schoonover’s popular color palette,
Solarized, for use in documents typeset with LaTeX & friends.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/xcolor-solarized

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/xcolor-solarized

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Feb 06:09 2015
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New on CTAN: babel-bosnian

Samir Halilčević submitted the

                babel-bosnian

package.

Version number: 1.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Babel contrib support for Bosnian

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The package provides a language definition file for use with
babel, which establishes Bosnian conventions in a document (or a
subset of the conventions, if Bosnian is not the main language of
the document).

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/babel-contrib/bosnian

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/babel-bosnian

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CTAN Announcements | 18 Feb 20:52 2015
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CTAN Update: drm

Donald P. Goodman submitted an update to the

                  drm

package.

Version number: 3.2
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: A complete family of fonts written in METAFONT

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 -Fixed placement of accents on titling caps.

 -Narrowed the dollar sign in all fonts; it was rather large in
  comparison to the digits.  Also made it match digit heights in
  small and titling caps.

 -Darkened the hyphen, which experiment has shown was too light.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/drm/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/drm

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CTAN Announcements | 18 Feb 18:00 2015
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New on CTAN: ticollege

Philippe De Sousa submitted the

             ticollege

package.

Version number: 1.0 2015-02-15
License type: lppl

Summary description: Keys for a standard scientific calculator

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 The package provides commands to draw scientific calculator
 keys with the help of TikZ (for Junior High School).
 It also provides commands to draw the content of screens and of
 menu items.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/pgf/contrib/ticollege/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/ticollege

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CTAN Announcements | 18 Feb 15:55 2015
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New on CTAN: interchar

Zou Hu submitted the

                interchar

package.

Version number: 0.2
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Managing character class schemes in XeTeX

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Package interchar is written for managing character class schemes of
XeTeX. Using this package, you may switch among different character
class schemes. Migration commands are provided for make packages using
this mechanism compatible with each others.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/xetex/latex/interchar

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/interchar

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CTAN Announcements | 17 Feb 21:08 2015
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New on CTAN: versonotes

Norman Gray submitted the

              versonotes

package.

Version number: 0.2
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Display brief notes on verso pages

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 This package allows you to place notes on the verso pages of an
 otherwise single-sided document.  

 If, in the run of text, you include a call to the macro
 `\versonote{This is a remark}`, then that text will be placed
 on the opposite (ie, ‘verso’) page, lined up with the macro
 call.

 You can see a sample of how to use the package, and its
 results, in sample.tex and sample.pdf.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/versonotes/

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CTAN Announcements | 17 Feb 20:05 2015
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CTAN update: lettrine

Daniel Flipo submitted an update to the

                lettrine

package.

Version number: 1.8
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Typeset dropped capitals.

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Two new optionnal arguments (grid and novskip) for the \lettrine
command have been added, see the documentation lettrine.pdf.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/lettrine

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/lettrine

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   Thanks for the upload.
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CTAN Announcements | 17 Feb 17:46 2015
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CTAN Update: turabian

Wesley Surber submitted an update to the

                  turabian

package.

Version number: 0.1.0
License type: lppl

Summary description: Create Turabian-formatted material using LaTeX

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 There are a number of improvements for the Turabian LaTeX
 class.  Many of the proprietary commands have been eliminated
 and the class now allows for greater flexibility using LaTeX.

 In addition, the class no longer requires the use of the
 enclosed template, but merely presents it as a guide for
 formatting based on the 8th edition of the Turabian style
 guide.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/turabian/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/turabian
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CTAN Announcements | 17 Feb 15:37 2015
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New on CTAN: ctan_chk

Dave Bone submitted the

            ctan_chk

package.

Version number: 1.0
License type: gpl3

Summary description: Ctan guidelines verifier and corrector
                     program for uploading projects

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 Project:                   Ctan guidelines verifier and
                            corrector program for uploading projects
 Distributed under license: GNU General Public License (version 3).
 Distribution Date:         15 Feb. 2015
 Distribution version:      1.0
 Comments:                  Currently for the Unix flavoured
                            Platforms running Gawk
 Author:                    Dave Bone

 Contributors list:
   Dave Bone

 Basic Gawk program that uses Ctan's published guidelines for
 authors to help eliminate slopiness in uploaded files/project.

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