CTAN package upgrade: microtype

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Tue Dec 14 16:11:30 CET 2004

A package has been upgraded at tug.ctan.org and should soon make its
way to your favorite mirror.

Thanks for the upload,
Jim Hefferon


The following information was provided by the package's contributor.

Name of contribution: microtype
Author's name: R Schlicht
Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/microtype
Summary description: An interface to the micro-typographic extensions 
  of pdfTeX
License type: lppl

Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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 CHANGES (v1.5):
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 * When output mode is DVI, font expansion will by default 
   be turned off, automatic expansion will be disabled
 * New option: `selected’, to enable selected expansion; 
   default is: false
 * Changed default for expansion option `step’: 4 
 * Protrusion settings for Bitstream Charter
 * Compatibility with turkish babel + chemsym

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You can have a look at the package at
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