CTAN Announcements | 19 Sep 10:52 2014
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New on CTAN: interactiveplot

Roberto Bock submitted the

                interactiveplot

package.

Version number: 1.0
License type: lppl

Summary description: Provides an interface to create interactive 2D/3D
functions inside a PDF file. 

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This package requires pdfTeX version 1.2 or later
The output can only be viewed in Adobe Reader 11.0 or later

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/interactiveplot

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

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Sep 10:53 2014
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CTAN update: babel-french

Daniel Flipo submitted an update to the

                babel-french

package.

Version number: 3.1b
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Babel contributed support for French.

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New in v3.1b:
-- bug fix for Tikz \nullfont in LuaTeX;
-- new option SmallCapsFigTabcaptions.

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 19 Sep 10:51 2014
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CTAN update: facture

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

                facture

package.

Version number: 1.1
License type: other-free

Summary description: Generate an invoice.

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- la taille des marges est désormais configurable par l'utilisateur
- la taille des colonnes des tableaux est désormais configurable par
  l'utilisateur

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 17 Sep 18:22 2014
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CTAN Update: biblatex-true-citepages-omit

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

              biblatex-true-citepages-omit

package.

Version number: 1.2.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Solve problem with commands inside optional argument of \cite.

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 This release solves all problems with commands inside optional
 arguments of \cite. No more need of \realcitepagesomitcmd.

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

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/biblatex-true-citepages-omit

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CTAN Announcements | 17 Sep 18:22 2014
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CTAN Update: eledmac and eledpar

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

              eledmac and eledpar

packages.

Version numbers: 1.13.0 / 1.9.0
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: New commands and option

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 This release adds four macros:

 Three of them allow to alternate text in // columns and normal text:
          -\Xnoteswidthliketwocolumns
          -\notesXwidthliketwocolumns
          -\widthliketwocolumnstrue

 There is also \AtBeginPairs which adds some arbitratry code at
 the begining of each pairs environment. For example
 \AtBeginPairs{\sloppy}.

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

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CTAN Announcements | 16 Sep 18:35 2014
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CTAN update: l3kernel

The LaTeX3 Project submitted an update to the

                l3kernel

package.

Version number: SVN 5423
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: LaTeX3 programming conventions.

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Snapshot of SVN 5423
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 - Provide 'shell' versions of modules rolled into monolithic
   expl3 so errors raised are informative
 - Tighten up input processing for \int_to_... functions
 - Allow for catcode 6 fp operators when using LuaTeX
  (works around a current LuaTeX issue)
 -Various documentation improvements

l3build:

 - Allow for another LuaTeX bug during normalisation
 - Remove public "unpack" target (was historical)
 - Produce TDS-style zip as part of "ctan" target on an opt-in
   basis
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CTAN Announcements | 16 Sep 18:33 2014
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CTAN update: guitarchordschemes

Clemens Niederberger submitted an update to the

                guitarchordschemes

package.

Version number: 0.6
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Guitar Chord and Scale Tablatures.

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- added `inner sep=0pt' to `root' and `show root' styles
- new options `chord-frets', `scales-frets' for setting the
  default fret numbers for \chordscheme and \scales
- new option `fret-number' to both \chordscheme and \scales
  for adjusting the fret number locally

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 15 Sep 20:24 2014
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CTAN update: exsheets

Clemens Niederberger submitted an update to the

                exsheets

package.

Version number: 0.16
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Create exercise sheets and exams.

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- fix `subtitle-format' option => can now actually be used
- allow for the format given in `headings-format' and
  `subtitle-format' to end with a command needing an
  argument
- add options `solution/pre-hook', `solution/post-hook',
  `solution/pre-body-hook' and
  `solution/post-body-hook'
- add options `question/pre-body-hook' and
  `question/post-body-hook'
- fix issue #22 (https://bitbucket.org/cgnieder/exsheets/issue/22)
- fix issue #23 (https://bitbucket.org/cgnieder/exsheets/issue/23)
- use only one version number for the whole bundle

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CTAN Announcements | 15 Sep 17:40 2014
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CTAN Update: greek-inputenc

Günter Milde submitted an update to the

                greek-inputenc

package.

Version number: 1.5
License type: lppl

Summary description: Greek encoding support for inputenc

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 Use named accent macros for Greek accents in lgrenc.dfu,

 documentation update (warn of ``;``-conversion!).

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/language/greek/greek-inputenc/

More information is at
   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/greek-inputenc

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CTAN Announcements | 15 Sep 16:51 2014
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CTAN Update: zhnumber

Qing Lee submitted an update to the

              zhnumber

package.

Version number: 2.1
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Typeset Chinese representations of numbers

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 v2.1

  * Remove an internal redundant recursion for efficiency.

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 14 Sep 16:07 2014
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CTAN update: dktools

Dirk Krause submitted an update to the

                dktools

package.

Version number: 3.17.1
License type: bsd

Summary description: Tools and libraries by Dirk Krause.

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The following programs in the dktools package may be of
interest for LaTeX users:
- bmpp (formerly named bmeps)
  Convert PNG/JPEG/TIFF to PS/EPS/PDF.
  See http://dktools.sourceforge.net/bmpp.html
- fig2lat (formerly named fig2vect)
  Convert Fig files to vector graphics.
  See http://dktools.sourceforge.net/fig2lat.html
- dkt latex
  Convert text to LaTeX representation.
  See http://dktools.sourceforge.net/dkt-lat.html
In the download section on the SourceForge project page
http://sourceforge.net/projects/dktools you can find the
source code and also executable setup files for Windows.

I also want to mention two other projects I have at SF:
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