CTAN Announcements | 13 Feb 21:39 2015
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New on CTAN: fancyslides

Paweł Łupkowski submitted the

                fancyslides

package.

Version number: 1.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Custom presentation class built upon LaTeX Beamer.

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 The Fancyslides class is prepared for short presentations with
 a modern look & feel.

 It offers the following features:

  - custom background for each slide,

  - predefined types of slides,

  - simplified commands (e.g. for starting and ending slide).

  The class is built upon LaTeX Beamer, so all the commands you
  know should work.

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CTAN Announcements | 13 Feb 19:36 2015
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CTAN update: koma-script

Markus Kohm submitted an update to the

                koma-script

package.

Version number: 3.16
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: A bundle of versatile classes and packages

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Version 3.16 of KOMA Script, see http://www.komascript.de/release3.16
for a list of updates and fixes.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/koma-script

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/koma-script

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CTAN Announcements | 13 Feb 06:23 2015
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CTAN update: tableof

Jean-François Burnol submitted an update to the

                tableof

package.

Version number: 1.3
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Tagging tables of contents.

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v1.3 (2015/02/11)

  Spaces are now allowed in tags, and comma separated lists of tags:
  they are silently removed. Also, a problem of compatibility with
  biblatex has been circumvented.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/tableof

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

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CTAN Announcements | 11 Feb 08:15 2015
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CTAN update: exsheets

Clemens Niederberger submitted an update to the

                exsheets

package.

Version number: 0.18
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Create exercise sheets and exams.

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The package now provides the correct Danish translations, thanks to
Jonas Nyrup.

The macro \exsheetsprintsolution is introduced.

The option `no-skip-below' is introduced which disables the insertion
of vertical space after the question and solution environments.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/exsheets

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

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CTAN Announcements | 11 Feb 08:14 2015
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CTAN update: bibtool

Gerd Neugebauer submitted an update to the

                bibtool

package.

Version number: 2.58
License type: gpl

Summary description: A tool for manipulating BibTeX files.

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This update contains improvements in the resource libraries for the
support of BibLaTeX and TeX defines.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/biblio/bibtex/utils/bibtool

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

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CTAN Announcements | 11 Feb 08:14 2015
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CTAN update: C.D.P. Bundle

Gustavo Mezzetti submitted an update to the

                C.D.P. Bundle

package.

Version number: 0.36
License type: lppl

Summary description: Business letters in the Italian style.

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The most relevant addition that version 0.36 brings into the C.D.P.
Bundle is the ability to produce, with reasonable ease, letters bearing
a customized letterhead.  Other changes concern the interaction with
the babel package, increased flexibility in the use of some commands,
and some minor aesthetic enhancements.  The removal of a couple of
superfluous macro files should also be mentioned.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/cdpbundl

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/C.D.P. Bundle

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CTAN Announcements | 10 Feb 15:26 2015
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CTAN Update: gsemthesis

Emmanuel Rousseaux submitted an update to the

                   gsemthesis

package.

Version number: 0.9.4
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Geneva School of Economics and Management
                     PhD thesis format

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The changelog is available here:

 https://github.com/emmanuelrousseaux/gsemthesis/releases/tag/v0.9.4

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

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/gsemthesis
   Unfortunately, this page is again not updating properly.
   Please visit
      http://texcatalogue.ctan.org/entries/gsemthesis.html
   for a more accurate view of our Catalogue's content.
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CTAN Announcements | 10 Feb 15:23 2015
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CTAN Update: eledmac

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

                 eledmac

package.

Version number: 1.17.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: edtext outside of pstart

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 This release is quite minor :

  -> more explicit error message when calling \edtext outside of
     a \pstart ... \pend structure ;

  -> the code of the historical, and deprecated \critext is
     factored with the  stable, modern and maintened \edtext.

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

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/eledmac
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CTAN Announcements | 9 Feb 17:44 2015
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CTAN update: check-parens

Jaap Eldering submitted an update to the

                check-parens

package.

Version number: 2015-02-08
License type: gpl3

Summary description: Check parentheses in LaTeX.

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Two new small features added:
- A default configuration is hardcoded within the program.
- An option to show errors in file:line or more human readable format.
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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/support/check-parens

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/check-parens

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CTAN Announcements | 9 Feb 17:45 2015
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CTAN update: chemmacros

Clemens Niederberger submitted an update to the

                chemmacros

package.

Version number: 4.7
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: A collection of macros to support typesetting
chemistry documents.

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* fix bug in \iupac introduced in v4.6
* Change the default subscripts of the equilibrium constants to
  match the usage in the IUPAC Green Book
* allow \NewChemPhase and friends after \begin{document}
* new optional argument to phase commands
* new options `nmr/method' and `nmr/connector'
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   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/chemmacros

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

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CTAN Announcements | 9 Feb 17:38 2015
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New on CTAN: romanbarpagenumber

Robin Schneider submitted the

                romanbarpagenumber

package.

Version number: 1.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Typesetting roman page numbers.

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The package romanbar allows to typeset roman numbers with bars. The
romanbarpagenumber package allows you to use those "correct" roman
numbers as page number.

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

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

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