CTAN Announcements | 12 Oct 20:30 2014
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CTAN update: getmap

Josef Kleber submitted an update to the

                getmap

package.

Version number: 1.8
License type: lppl

Summary description: Download OpenStreetMap maps for use in documents.

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he goal of this package is the simplest possible provision of
map images (OpenStreetMap, Google Maps and Google Street View
are supported). In the simplest case, the specification of an
address is sufficient. The package loads the map using the
\write18 feature, which you must activate to use this package.
The image will be downloaded by an external Lua script. You can
use this script also from the command line.

License: LPPL

Changes in v1.8:

- added support for long routes by the gps2gps mode (getmapdl.lua)

  Long routes might be defined by several thousands of way points.
  Encoding these into a encoded polyline would hugely exceed the
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CTAN Announcements | 12 Oct 08:43 2014
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CTAN Update: latex-make

Vincent Danjean submitted an update to the

                  latex-make

package.

Version number: 2.1.19.1
License type: gpl

Summary description: Easy compiling of complex (and simple) LaTeX documents

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 Lots of improvement since the last CTAN upload, in particular:
    * speed up improvement
    * initial support for Xe(La)TeX
    * numerous bug fixes

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/support/latex-make/

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CTAN Announcements | 11 Oct 19:05 2014
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CTAN update: tcolorbox

Thomas F. Sturm submitted an update to the

                tcolorbox

package.

Version number: 3.21
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Coloured boxes, for LaTeX examples and theorems,
etc.

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- bug fix: empty key path handling inside the 'docKey' and 'docKey*'
  environments was faulty
- bug fix: wrong coloring for '\docAuxCommand' and '\docAuxCommand*'
- bug fix: draft mode for inner boxes deactivated in v3.20
- subtitles added
- new macros:
  '\tcbsubtitle'
- new options:
  'subtitle style', 'before skip', 'after skip', 'beforeafter',
- library 'documentation':
  implementation of handling macro and key names changed to accept
  underscores several internal implementation changes

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CTAN Announcements | 11 Oct 15:46 2014
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CTAN Update: babel-german

Jürgen Spitzmüller submitted an update to the

                  babel-german

package.

Version number: 2.7b
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Babel support for documents written in German

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 Omit warning about missing swissgerman patterns when
 swissgerman is not requested.

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 11 Oct 07:25 2014
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CTAN update: biblatex-realauthor

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

                biblatex-realauthor

package.

Version number: 1.1.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Indicate the real author of a work

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This release:

- print the real author name in the article entry (verbose style)
- provides sorting scheme to mix realauthor and author fields.
- print, in a bibliography, the last name of a real author before the
  first name, except if a author field is provided.

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

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/biblatex-realauthor

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CTAN Announcements | 10 Oct 19:45 2014
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CTAN Update: biblatex-bookinarticle

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

             biblatex-bookinarticle

package.

Version number: 1.1.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description:  <at> bookinincollection

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 This release adds a new entry type :  <at> bookinincollection, to
 refer to a book edited in a  <at> incollection.

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

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/biblatex-bookinarticle

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CTAN Announcements | 10 Oct 05:59 2014
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CTAN update: garamondx

Michael Sharpe submitted an update to the

                garamondx

package.

Version number: 1.092
License type: nosell

Summary description: ‘Expert’-like extensions to URW Garamond, and
maths italic.

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Fixed errors in version 1.09 with f-ligatures in small caps.

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/garamondx

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

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CTAN Announcements | 9 Oct 15:06 2014
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CTAN Update: biblatex-manuscripts-philology

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

            biblatex-manuscripts-philology

package.

Version number: 1.5.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: New features

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 This release:

  - adds compatibility with biblatex-chicago, which doesn't
    use the standard driver name convention

  - change the way collection+shelfmark is emphased.

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/biblatex-contrib/biblatex-manuscripts-philology/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/biblatex-manuscripts-philology

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CTAN Announcements | 8 Oct 13:20 2014
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CTAN Update: chemformula

Clemens Niederberger submitted an update to the

                  chemformula

package.

Version number: 4.9
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Typesetting chemical formulas and reactions

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 New options: `minus-space', `minus-penalty',
              `plus-output-symbol' and `minus-output-symbol'.

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 5 Oct 18:41 2014
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CTAN update: gitinfo2

Brent Longborough submitted an update to the

                gitinfo2

package.

Version number: 2.0.4
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Access metadata from the git distributed version
control system.

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Protective wrapper for awkward email addresses
More robust git hooks
Improvements to the manual

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   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/gitinfo2

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   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/gitinfo2

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CTAN Announcements | 5 Oct 12:04 2014
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CTAN Update: eledmac

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

                eledmac

package.

Version number: 1.13.3
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Fixes bug

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 Fixes a bug added by version 13.0.1 for paragraphed notes.

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

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

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