CTAN Announcements | 23 Jun 17:18 2014
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CTAN Update: luatex-ja

The LuaTeX-ja project submitted an update to the

                    luatex-ja

package.

Version number: 20140621.1
License type: other-free

Summary description: Typeset Japanese documents with Lua(La)TeX.

Announcement text:
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 Changes from 20140504.0:

  * Use everysel package for patching \selectfont.
    The patch in 20140621.0 is not complete.

  * Support fontspec v2.4.

  * Optimized size-changing commands of ltjsclasses 
    (ltjs{article,book,kiyou,pf}.cls)

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/luatex/generic/luatexja/

More information is at
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CTAN Announcements | 22 Jun 21:51 2014
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CTAN update: dvisvgm

Martin Gieseking submitted an update to the

                dvisvgm

package.

Version number: 1.7
License type: gpl

Summary description: Convert DVI files to Scalable Vector Graphics
format (SVG).

Announcement text:
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dvisvgm is a command-line utility that converts DVI files to SVG.

* All DVI files are pre-processed now in order to allow the
  implementation of features that rely on data not available on the
  pages being converted.

* The evaluation of hyperref specials has been improved. Internal links
  that reference targets on different pages are supported now.

* The \special command dvisvgm:rawdef has been added. It allows to
  insert raw SVG fragments to the <defs> section of the SVG file.

* The \special commands dvisvgm:rawset, dvisvgm:endrawset, and
  dvisvgm:rawput have been added. For further information, see the
  manual page.
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CTAN Announcements | 22 Jun 00:42 2014
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CTAN update: matlab-prettifier

quoth the daemon:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> 
> Name of contribution: matlab-prettifier
> Author's name: Julien Cretel
> Package version: v0.3
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/matlab-prettifier/
> Summary description: A package for prettyprinting Matlab source code
> License type: lppl
> 
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Built on top of the listings package, matlab-prettifier allows you to
> effortlessly prettyprint Matlab source code; Octave syntax is
> partially supported.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/matlab-prettifier
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/matlab-prettifier/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

The package should by now have reached all CTAN mirrors.
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CTAN Announcements | 22 Jun 00:40 2014
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CTAN update: luamplib

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: luamplib
> Author's name: Dohyun Kim
> Package version: 2.8.0
> Location on CTAN: macros/luatex/generic/luamplib/
> Summary description: Use LuaTeX's built-in METAPOST interpreter
> License type: gpl
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Version 2.8.0 supports color/xcolor/spotcolor packages.
> 
> On LaTeX, color names or expressions of color/xcolor packages
> can be used inside mplibcode environment with the command
> \mpcolor{<color expression>}.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/luamplib
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/luatex/generic/luamplib/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

The package should by now have reached all CTAN mirrors.

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CTAN Announcements | 21 Jun 19:20 2014
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CTAN Update: upmethodology

Stéphane GALLAND submitted an update to the

              upmethodology

package.

Version number:  20140620
License type: lgpl

Summary description: Major bug fixes for lists

Announcement text:
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 The overrides of the 'enumerate' and 'description' environments
 are failing on the new TeX-live distribution. This problem is
 fixed in this release.

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

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

We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org .  
Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .

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CTAN Announcements | 20 Jun 19:00 2014
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CTAN Update: pst-circ

Herbert Voß submitted an update to the

                  pst-circ

package.

Version number: 2.10
License type: lppl

Summary description: PSTricks package for drawing electric circuits

Announcement text:
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 2.10 2014-06-19 - Added more alternative styles (Patrice Mégret)
                 - fixed bug for quadrupoles

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/pstricks/contrib/pst-circ/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/pst-circ

We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org .  
Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Jun 22:07 2014
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CTAN Update: fmtcount

Nicola Talbot and Vincent Belaïche submitted an update to the

                        fmtcount

package.

Version number: 2.04 
License type: lppl

Summary description: Display the value of a LaTeX counter in a variety of formats

Announcement text:
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 * Renamed \ <at> modulo to \ <at> FCmodulo to avoid conflict with other
   packages. (**If you use datetime.sty, ensure you have at least
   datetime version 2.59 installed.**)

 * Fixed "eins" bug in fc-german.def

 * Fixed bug in \ <at>  <at> unitstringportuges

 * Added fc-portuguese.def

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

More information is at
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CTAN Announcements | 19 Jun 22:07 2014
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New on CTAN: dithesis

Yannis Mantzouratos submitted the

             dithesis

package.

Version number: 0.2
License type: lppl

Summary description: Document class for undergraduate theses at
                     the Dept. of Informatics and Telecommunications,
                     University of Athens.

Announcement text:
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 DIthesis is a LaTeX2e document class that conforms to the
 requirements of the Department of Informatics and
 Telecommunications at the University of Athens regarding the
 preparation of undergraduate theses.

 Changelog:

 Version 0.2 [Aug 23, 2012]:

     Fixed pagestyle inconsistencies for multi-page Table of
     Contents, List of Figures, List of Tables, as well as the
     thesis prologue, acknowledgments, dedication, and abstract
     environments.

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Jun 15:27 2014
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CTAN update: classico

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: classico
> Author's name: Bob Tennent
> Package version:  2014-06-12
> Location on CTAN: fonts/urw/classico/
> Summary description: URW Classico fonts, with LaTeX support
> License type: nocommercial
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Reverting to fontinst-generated type1 support and original type1 fonts
> because of bugs in accented glyphs using the truetype fonts.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/classico
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/urw/classico/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

The package should by now have reached all CTAN mirrors.

Robin Fairbairns
For the CTAN team
_______________________________________________
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CTAN Announcements | 19 Jun 15:26 2014
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CTAN update: xetex-devanagari

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: xetex-devanagari
> Author's name: Daniel Stender
> Package version: 0.5
> Location on CTAN: macros/xetex/generic/devanagari/
> Summary description: XeTeX input map for Unicode Devanagari
> License type: lppl
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> * improved Readme and Makefile.
> * added tests.
> * harvardkyoto.map and iast.map:
>   + fixed end-of-word-Virāma (manual Virāma dropped).
>   + added "+" (U+002B) as ligature breaker.
>   + straightened the code (e.g. changed to direct mapping where possible).
>   + added support for abbreviation (U+0970).
> * harvardkyoto.map:
>   + dropped Hindi support.
> * iast.map:
>   + added proper header.
>   + removed German comments.
>   + aligned definition sequence according to harvardkyoto.map.
> 
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
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CTAN Announcements | 19 Jun 15:24 2014
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CTAN update: skmath

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: skmath
> Author's name: Simon Sigurdhsson
> Package version: 0.3b
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/skmath/
> Summary description: Extensions to the maths command repertoir
> License type: lppl
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Bugfix release.
> 
> * Fix incorrect definition of \ln
> * Don't use \mathrm in d (use \operator <at> font instead)
> * Auto-detect empty arguments to some macros, omitting parentheses
> * Document incompatibility with blindtext
> * Fix bug in \max
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/skmath
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/skmath/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

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