CTAN update: Bakoma 7.20

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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:
 >   <http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/win32/bakoma/programs/changes7.html>
 > -------------------- 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:
 >   <http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/win32/bakoma/programs/texword.html>
 > Some snapshots are available at:
 >   <http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/win32/bakoma/snapshots/>
 > Root of BaKoMa TeX distributions is at:
 >   <http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/systems/win32/bakoma/>
 > ----------------------------------------------------------------------

Thanks for the update.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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