CTAN package update: lshort/english

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Wed May 31 11:09:25 CEST 2006

Tobias Oetiker has provided updates to the english version of the
lshort "short introduction to latex"; after a couple of false starts
between us, the version is now 4.20

the changes file shows:

* section headings should be leftaligned
* added notes on amsthm suggested by Daniel Flipo
* improved explanation ifpdf package 
* use  \textasciigrave for ` and \textquotesingle for ' by Tahir Hassan
* Reworde the mentioning of the preamble where I introduce the comment command.
* updated eurofonts again based on Daniel Flipo's work for the french lshort
* we should use utf8x for inputenc
* mention unicode option for hyperref
* mention active language after calling usepackage bable with multiple languages
* Added section on writing greek text by Nikolaos Pothitos

thanks for the upload, tobi; the package is on its way around the
globe, and i've updated the catalogue.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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