CTAN Announcements | 7 Feb 18:07 2016

CTAN Update: unicode-data

The LaTeX Team  submitted an update to the

                unicode-data

package.

Version:  1.3a  2016-02-06
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  Unicode data and loaders for TeX

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 unicode-data v1.3a
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  - New 'load-unicode-math-classes.tex' file
    to set up Unicode math support

  - In basic loader (load-unicode-data.tex)
    treat all letters as math variables

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/unicode-data

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CTAN Announcements | 7 Feb 15:12 2016

CTAN Update: mcf2graph

Akira Yamaji submitted an update to the

                mcf2graph

package.

Version:  3.80  2016-02-06
License:  bsd

Summary description:  Draw chemical structure diagrams with Metafont/MetaPost

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 Add new command || , Divide CHANGELOG from README,
 and Change e-mail address.

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/mcf2graph

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/mcf2graph/

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CTAN Announcements | 7 Feb 10:17 2016

CTAN update: pdfx

Ross Moore submitted an update to the

                 pdfx

package.

Version number: 1.5.6
License type: lppl

Summary description: PDF/X-1a and PDF/A-1b support for pdfTeX

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Updates  pdfx.sty  to version 1.5.6.
This implements everything described in the TUGboat article (Volume 36, 
No.2, pp.136--142) plus a little bit more.
* There are better techniques for handling color profiles under both 
Windows and Mac.
* Accent-macros and some special characters are supported in XMP metadata.
* The spurious '?' in metadata-packet header is gone.
* Some known LuaTeX difficulties are removed.
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    http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/pdfx

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

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CTAN Announcements | 7 Feb 09:33 2016

CTAN Update: erewhon

Michael Sharpe submitted an update to the

                erewhon

package.

Version:  1.05  2016-02-05
License:  ofl

Summary description:  Font package derived from Heuristica and Utopia

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 This version improves the Cyrillic support and solves a technical
 problem with the subfamily names of the Slanted versions of the otfs
 which affected their behavior with fontspec and with some operating
 systems.     OT2 support has been added.

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/erewhon

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CTAN Announcements | 7 Feb 08:22 2016

CTAN Update: greek-fontenc

Günter Milde submitted an update to the

                greek-fontenc

package.

Version:  0.13.2  2016-02-05
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  LICR macros and encoding definition files for Greek

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 Support for standard Unicode text font encoding "TU"  (new in fontspec v2.5a).

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/greek-fontenc

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/language/greek/greek-fontenc/

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CTAN Announcements | 6 Feb 22:22 2016

New on CTAN: mynsfc

Fred Qi submitted the

                mynsfc

package.

Version number: 1.00
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: XeLaTeX template for writing the main body of NSFC
proposals

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This is a XeLaTeX template for writing the main body of National
Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) proposals, which are allowed
to apply online. The package defined styles of the outlines and use
biblatex/biber for the management of references.

Good luck to every applicant!

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/mynsfc

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

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CTAN Announcements | 6 Feb 22:20 2016

CTAN update: delimseasy

Colin Graham submitted an update to the

                delimseasy

package.

Version number: 2.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Delimiter commands that are easy to use and resize

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Added delimiters for binomial coefficients and Valentine's Day.
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   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/delimseasy

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/delimseasy

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CTAN Announcements | 6 Feb 22:19 2016

CTAN update: tikz-feynman

Joshua Ellis submitted an update to the

                tikz-feynman

package.

Version number: 1.1.0 2016-02-05
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Feynman diagrams with TikZ

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Update to v1.1.0

Includes the following changes:
- FIX: Compiling with pdfLaTeX now fails gracefully;
- FIX: Compatible with v3.0.0 of TikZ;
- FIX: Fix an issue with spaces in the options;
- IMPROVEMENT: Change the behaviour of edge styles so that they stack;
- IMPROVEMENT: Change the way `every <key>` function so that `every
<key>={...}` is used instead of `every <key>/.style={...}`.
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   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/pgf/contrib/tikz-feynman

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/tikz-feynman

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CTAN Announcements | 6 Feb 17:50 2016

CTAN Update: biblatex-bookinarticle

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

                biblatex-bookinarticle

package.

Version:  1.2.0  2016-02-05
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  Manage book edited in article

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 Formate series, volume and number fields of  <at> inarticle and  <at> bookinarticle
 entries as series, volume and number fields of  <at> article entries.

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/biblatex-bookinarticle

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/biblatex-contrib/biblatex-bookinarticle/

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CTAN Announcements | 6 Feb 13:24 2016

CTAN Update: pict2e

Rolf Niepraschk submitted an update to the

                pict2e

package.

Version:  0.3b  2016-02-05
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  New implementation of picture commands

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 This new version has a driver file for the upcoming LuaTeX 0.87
 (suggested by David Carlisle) and some other marginal corrections.
 Tests with a new LuaLaTeX are welcome.

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/pict2e

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CTAN Announcements | 6 Feb 09:24 2016

CTAN update: babel-macedonian

Stojan Trajanovski submitted an update to the

                babel-macedonian

package.

Version number: 2016-02-05
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Babel module to support Macedonian Cyrillic

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Only minor changes are added to this version:
- the month names are now in accordance with the Macedonian
orthography i.e. a month starts with a non-capital letter
- a misspelling is fixed in one month (February in Macedonian)
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/babel-contrib/macedonian

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

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