CTAN Announcements | 27 Apr 05:50 2015
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CTAN update: eledmac

Maïeul Rouquette submitted an update to the

                eledmac

package.

Version number: 1.22.0 2015-04-25
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Typeset scholarly editions.

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People should read Appendix A.7 of the handbook before migrating

For endnotes:
- new \doendnotesbysection command
- option for lemma separator inside endnotes
- Standardize endnotes handbook (§5.1.3)

For indices:
- Adds hyperlink for references to notes in indices.
- Provides support for xindy (read §12.1)

Bugfix
- Fix bug (added on v1.19.2) with \symlinenum hook when the argument is
a not full expandable macro, like \textbardbl
- Fix conflict between noend pack- age option and edtabularx envi-
ronments
- When using hyperref package, internal links in index or with
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CTAN Announcements | 25 Apr 19:46 2015
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CTAN Update: UPmethodology

Stéphane Galland submitted an update to the

                UPmethodology

bundle.

Version:  2015-04-24
License:  lgpl

Summary description:  Writing specifications such as for
                      UP-based methodologies.

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 Since the use of the Babel macro \iflanguage may cause problems on
 some installations, UPmethodology code was updated for removing any
 occurrence of this macro, and using the internal macro \upmcurrentlang.

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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

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CTAN Announcements | 25 Apr 10:45 2015
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CTAN update: memoir

Lars Madsen submitted an update to the

                 memoir

package.

Version number: 3.7d 2015-04-23
License type: lppl

Summary description: Typeset fiction, non-fiction and mathematical books.

Announcement text:
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>From the README

o memoir v3.7d

-- \end <at> dblfloat code reversion now only happens if fixltx2e has a
    release date older than 2014/01/01. Newer versions of fixltx2e has
    no problems with memoir
-- added \feetatbottom. Use it to force footnotes to be added
    from the bottom up when in a \raggedbottom context. Has no effect
    under \flushbottom
-- \twocolumnfootnotes, \threecolumnfootnotes, \paragraphfootnotes now
    use \skip\footins<series>
-- added \setfootins, it will set \skip\footins and its minipage
    counterpart, plus the \...v <at> r versions used by e.g.,
    \twocolumnfootnotes
-- fixed a bug in page styles whereby one could not apply rule
    prefixes to a copied style.
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CTAN Announcements | 25 Apr 10:42 2015
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CTAN Update: koma-script

Uwe Ziegenhagen submitted an update to Markus Kohm's

                koma-script

bundle .

Version:  3.17 / 2015-04-23
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  A bundle of versatile classes and packages.

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 This is version 3.17 of KOMA Script.

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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 | 24 Apr 07:15 2015
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CTAN Update: cryptocode

Arno Mittelbach submitted an update to the

                cryptocode

package.

Version:  0.1 / 2015-04-22
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  Typesetting pseudocode, protocols,
                      game-based proofs and black-box reductions
                      in cryptography.

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 Bug fixes, removed superfluous packages, added various spacing options,
 added challengers for bb-reduction pictures.

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 23 Apr 18:53 2015

CTAN update: ltximg

Pablo González Luengo submitted an update to the

                 ltximg

package.

Version number: 1.2
License type: gpl2

Summary description: Split LaTeX files to sanitise a conversion process.

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New feature
  -Use Ghostscript for image convert (and split)
  -Output source code in individual files
  -Create outputfile whitout code environments
  -Ignore inline and Verbatim environments
  -Add SVG format
Fix wrong regex and change many parts of code for more speed in run.
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This package is located at
    http://mirror.ctan.org/support/ltximg

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

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CTAN Announcements | 23 Apr 18:40 2015
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New on CTAN: recipebook

Brad Granger submitted the

                recipebook

package.

Version:  2015-02-13
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  Typeset 5.5" x 8" recipes for browsing or printing.

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 This is a LaTeX2e class for typesetting recipes.  It is designed
 for typesetting one or two recipes per page, with dimensions
 of 5.5" x 8.5".

 The hyperlinked table of contents (ToC) and page numbers make browsing
 recipes convenient, and the pages can be joined together or printed
 2 per sheet to normal letterpaper easily.

 The size was chosen to work in half-page 3-ring binder cover sheets.

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

More information is at
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CTAN Announcements | 23 Apr 07:10 2015
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CTAN Update: beamerposter

Thomas Deselaers submitted an update to the

                beamerposter

package.

Version:  1.12 / 2015-04-21
License:  lppl

Summary description:  Extend beamer and a0poster for custom sized posters.

Announcement text:
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 Update to the latest version.

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

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

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CTAN Announcements | 22 Apr 18:08 2015
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New on CTAN: karnaughmap

Vonbun Michael submitted the

                karnaughmap

package.

Version:  2.0 / 2015-04-20
License:  lppl1.2

Summary description:  Typeset Karnaugh maps.

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 This package provides an easy to use interface to typeset
 Karnaugh maps using TikZ.

 Though similar to the karnaugh macros
 (http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/karnaugh),
 it provides a key-value system to customize karnaughmaps and
 a proper LaTeX package.

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This package is located at
   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/pgf/contrib/karnaughmap/

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

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CTAN Announcements | 21 Apr 20:35 2015
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CTAN update: eso-pic

Rolf Niepraschk submitted an update to the

                 eso-pic

package.

Version number: 2.0e
License type: lppl1.2

Summary description: Add picture commands (or backgrounds) to every page.

Announcement text:
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Correct the wrong horizontal position in one-column mode when the macro \AtTextUpperLeft is used (thanks
to Johannes 
Böttcher for the bug report).
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This package is located at
    http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/eso-pic

More information is at
    http://www.ctan.org/pkg/eso-pic

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CTAN Announcements | 21 Apr 16:52 2015
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CTAN Update: luatexja

Hironori Kitagawa submitted an update to the

                luatexja

bundle.

Version:  20150420.0
License:  other-free

Summary description:  Typeset Japanese with lua(la)tex.

Announcement text:
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 Release 20150420.0 is a big update, so it might be unstable.

 * Supports vertical writing (experimental).
   - implemented by rotating TLT box by 90 degrees
     (in other words, RTT direction in Omega is not used)
   - some primitives (\lastbox, \unhbox etc.) are redefined
     to generate error if direction is incompatible etc.
   - extraction the text from PDF does not work
   - new document classes: ltjtarticle, ltjtbook, ltjtreport

 * luatexja-fontspec: drop support of fontspec v2.3
   - bugfix on \newjfontfamily
   - new keys 'YokoFeatures' and 'TateFeatures':
     features only in horizontal/vertical writing.

 * luatexja-preset: added new preset 'moga-mobo', and
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