CTAN submission: Ibycus 4, release 4.5
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Tue Dec 21 06:44:50 CET 2004
On Tue, 21 Dec 2004, Walter Schmidt uploaded the new release 4.5 of the
Ibycus 4 system, a collection of fonts and macros to typeset ancient
This upload occurs in agreement with the original author if Ibycus, Pierre
Location on CTAN: fonts/greek/ibygrk
Main news (see also the file NEWS in the distribution):
The bold Ibycus font is now available in Postscript
format. It was converted from Metafont to Type1 by
The regular Ibycus Type1 font should work flawlessly
with Acrobat Reader 5 now; special thanks to Peter
Heslin and Ralf Stubner, who succeeded to find and fix
a long-standing bug.
Virtual fonts and related font metrics are no longer
Fixed definition of the macro \greek, so as to work
also with default font encodings other than OT1.
New text-generating command \textgreek as a
counterpart to the declaration \greek.
Improved installation intructions which should suit
recent TeX systems.
Ibycus 4.5 is released under the GNU General Public
Thanks for the upload.
For the CTAN Team
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