CTAN update: Bakoma 7.20
ctan-ann at dante.de
Mon May 16 16:33:45 CEST 2005
On Wed, 11 May 2005, Basil Malyshev uploaded an update to the
> Most important improvements are:
> + `Options/Install DVIPS font MAP file' command
> lets to setup packages of Type1 fonts preconfigured for DVIPS program.
> + `Lat1-7' keyboard mapper lets to convenient way to convert input
> eight-bit character codes into TeX's seven-bit codes like to \"U.
> + Numerous improvements in graphics engine:
> Robust extraction of bounding box from EPSF figures.
> Importing PDF files with embedded TrueType/CID fonts.
> Added processcolors key in statusdict to force use colors.
> Added ScaleMatrix and OrigFont keys in font dict.
> Added Predictor = 2, for Flate and LZW Decode filters.
> PDF Generation Changes:
> Version of generated PDF is 1.3 (gradient patterns).
> Added `Embed even Base Fonts' option into generation dialog.
> Enabled CMYK output option in PDF generation from TeXWord.
> More details about changes and another bug fixing see at:
> -------------------- About BaKoMa TeX 7.20 ------------------
> BaKoMa TeX 7.20 supports two coexisting IDE:
> 1) BaKoMa TeX Word - True WYSIWYG LaTeX Editor [New in V 7.0].
> 2) Text Editor + DVI Viewer - Clasical IDE.
> About BaKoMa TeX Word.
> BaKoMa TeX Word is True WYSIWYG LaTeX Editor.
> The word `True' is used to highlight two following facts:
> 1) It is True WYSIWYG Editor.
> It means that display shows precisely the same what will be printed.
> It looks such that you edit your document immediately in DVI Viewer.
> 2) It is True LaTeX Editor.
> It edits LaTeX source text without any import/export procedure.
> It means that you can load and edit any LaTeX 2e document.
> BaKoMa TeX Word is built on top of BaKoMa TeX graphic engine and
> consequently it inherits all features of BaKoMa TeX related
> with import graphics, font support, and document export.
> It supports processors:
> (1) Standard TeX and (2) e-TeX.
> Other processors such as Omega may be added in future.
> It imports:
> EPS, PDF, JPEG, PNG, GIF, TIFF, PCX,
> MSP, BMP, WMF, EMF, FIG, HPGL, and DXY.
> It supports fonts:
> OpenType (OTF/TTF), TrueType, PostScript Type1 (including MM),
> PostScript Type 3, and TeX PK/VF.
> It exports:
> DVI, PDF, SVG, PS, PNG (with HTML wrapper), and HTML (TeX4HT).
> It includes built-in PostScript interpreter accessible via DVIPS
> compatible special interface that supports such macro packages as:
> Prosper, PSTricks, PSFrag, graphics (psfig), draftcopy, etc.
> Most important application of BaKoMa TeX Word is
> final step corrections of LaTeX papers before publishing.
> Editing Prosper's slides in WYSIWYG interface
> is another impressive feature of `BaKoMa TeX Word'.
> More information about `BaKoMa TeX Word' is at:
> Some snapshots are available at:
> Root of BaKoMa TeX distributions is at:
Thanks for the update.
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