CTAN Announcements | 20 Jul 21:12 2014
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CTAN Update: l3build

The LaTeX3 Project submitted an update to the

                  l3build

package.

Version number: SVN 5240
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: A testing and building system for (La)TeX

Announcement text:
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 - Improve clarity regarding directory 'clean out'

 - Allow for manual module inclusion/exclusion

 - Standardise chk/check in variable names

 - Fix bug with dir separator on Unix

 - Typeset 'changes' info if present in .dtx files

 - Improve support for testing plain TeX/generic code

 - Documentation fixes

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CTAN Announcements | 18 Jul 06:53 2014
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CTAN update: exsol

Walter Daems submitted an update to the

                exsol

package.

Version number: 0.8
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Exercises and solutions from the same source, into
a book.

Announcement text:
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Fixed:
 - missing babel tag
 - consuming all write handles

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

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

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 | 17 Jul 15:47 2014
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New on CTAN: bidishadowtext

Vafa Khalighi submitted the

                bidishadowtext

package.

Version number:  0.1
License type: lppl

Summary description: Bidi-aware shadow text

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 This package allows you to typeset Bidi-aware shadow text.

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

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

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 | 16 Jul 15:22 2014
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New on CTAN: lpform

Marijn Waltman submitted the

                lpform

package.

Version number: 2014-07-14
License type: lppl

Summary description: Typesetting linear programming formulations and
sets of equations

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The lpform package is designed for easily writing linear programming
formulations one restriction at a time. With this package, one can
easily label equations, formulations can span multiple pages and
several elements of the layout (such as spacing, texts and equation
tags) are also customizable. Besides linear programming formulations,
this package can also be used to display any series of aligned
equations with easy labeling/referencing and other customization
options.

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

More information is at
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CTAN Announcements | 15 Jul 20:33 2014
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CTAN Update: pythontex

Geoffrey M. Poore submitted an update to the

                    pythontex

package.

Version number: 0.13
License type: lppl

Summary description:  Run Python from within a document,
                      typesetting the results

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 Added support for interactive debugging. Now includes syncpdb,
 which allows interactive Python debugging and shows both code
 line numbers and corresponding document line numbers.

 Added support for GNU Octave.

 TeX information such as page dimensions can automatically be
 passed to Python via the new \setpythontexcontext command.

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

More information is at
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CTAN Announcements | 15 Jul 14:48 2014
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CTAN updante: biblatex-true-citepages-omit

the daemon reported:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> 
> Name of contribution: biblatex-true-citepages-omit
> Author's name: Maïeul Rouquette
> Package version: 1.1.1
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/biblatex-contrib/
> Summary description: Compatibility with \xspace
> License type: lppl
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This release adds compatibility with \xspace command.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Uploader's additional comments:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/biblatex-true-citepages-omit
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/biblatex-contrib/biblatex-true-citepages-omit/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.
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CTAN Announcements | 15 Jul 14:45 2014
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New on ctan: latexcourse-rug

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: latexcourse-rug
> Author's name: Siep Kroonenberg
> Package version:  1.04
> Location on CTAN: info/
> Summary description: LaTeX course book
> License type: other-free
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> A first introduction to LaTeX, with information on setting up your own
> system, and with practice files.
> 
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/latexcourse-rug
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/info/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new package, and made an entry
in 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 | 15 Jul 14:37 2014
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CTAN Update: todonotes

Henrik Skov Midtiby submitted an update to the

                    todonotes

package.

Version number: 1.0.2
License type: lppl

Summary description: Marking things to do in a LATEX document

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 Added Swedish translation by Emil Lundberg. 

 Added usecase by Tobias Winchen.

 Mentioned that default arguments can be set using the presetkeys command.

 Updated list of alternatives to the todonotes package.

 Draw borders around coloured boxes in the list of todos, patch by Ze Loff.

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

More information is at
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CTAN Announcements | 15 Jul 13:02 2014
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CTAN Update: csvsimple

Thomas F. Sturm submitted an update to the

                  csvsimple

package.

Summary description: csv file processing, comma separated values
License type: lppl

Announcement text: 
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 version 1.12 (2014/07/14):

 - fixed: CSV-Sorter call incompatibilities with the ngerman
          package (not babel)

 - changed: success of CSV-Sorter call is checked (Note: Update
            to CSV-Sorter v0.94 or newer!);
            new key 'csvsorter token'

 - changed: encircling column entry braces removed for all
            entries for better siunitx compatibility

 - documentation revised and extended with siunitx examples

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This package is located at 
   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/csvsimple/
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CTAN Announcements | 14 Jul 14:30 2014
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new on CTAN: bidicontour

quoth the daemon:

> Name of contribution: bidicontour
> Author's name: Vafa Khalighi
> Package version:  0.1
> Location on CTAN: macros/xetex/latex/bidicontour/
> Summary description: Bidi-aware coloured contour around text
> License type: lppl
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> A re-implementation of contour package which is bidi-aware and also
> adds support for xdvipdfmx driver when outline option of the package
> is used.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
>
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/bidicontour
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/xetex/latex/bidicontour/

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new package, and made an entry
in 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 | 14 Jul 14:28 2014
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New on CTAN: bidipagegrid

quoth the daemon:

> Name of contribution: bidipagegrid
> Author's name: Vafa Khalighi
> Package version:  0.1
> Location on CTAN: macros/xetex/latex/bidipagegrid/
> Summary description: Print bidi page grid in background
> License type: lppl
> 
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> A bidi-aware version of pagegrid package of Heiko Oberdiek.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> Announcement required: Yes
> 
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/bidipagegrid
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/xetex/latex/bidipagegrid/

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

The updated package should by now have reached all CTAN mirrors.

Robin Fairbairns
For the CTAN team
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