CTAN package update: microtype

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Tue Nov 16 15:07:55 CET 2004

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

Thank you,
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 (v1.3 + v1.4):
 * set up fonts independently from LaTeX font loading
   (therefore, no risk of overlooking fonts anymore,
   and the package may be loaded at any time)
 * compatibility with german and ngerman packages
 * \microtypesetup now sets the correct level of
   character protrusion
 * minor bug fixes and improvements

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You can have a look at the package at
although you may get a better network connection by visiting a mirror 
of CTAN that is near to you; see 

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