New CTAN package --- sarabian archaic script bundle

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Fri Feb 10 13:22:16 CET 2006

Peter Wilson writes:

>    I have very belatedly uploaded sarabian.tar.gz to UK incoming. Please 
> install this under /fonts/archaic. The distribution is under the LPPL.
>     From the README:
> The sarabian bundle provides PostScript Type 1 fonts for the South Arabian 
> script which was in use for about 1000 years from roughly 600BC. The 
> original glyphs were the work of Alan Stanier. This is one of a series of 
> ancient scripts.
> Changes in version 1.1 (2005/11/12)
> o Font supplied as Type1 instead of MetaFont.

i've installed the package, and a catalogue entry is under way.

thanks for the upload

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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