CTAN package update: epstopdf perl script

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Fri May 18 13:46:14 CEST 2007

from our upload daemon:

ctan-upload at tex.ac.uk wrote:

> ======================================================================
> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: epstopdf perl script
> Author's name: Gerben Wierda
> Location on CTAN: support/epstopdf
> Summary description: Script to translate EPS files to PDF files. May
>                      require ghostscript. 
> License type: bsd
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This script is maintained as part of TeX Live. This CTAN version is
> not updated regularly.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------

i have installed the new version of the script, and removed the old
("windows") c-coded version which was out of date, buggy and whose
maintainers we could not contact.

thanks for the upload.

> You can have a look at the package at
>   http://http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/support/epstopdf/epstopdf

i have updated the catalogue repository, but not regenerated the web
pages.  the web catalogue entry

should reflect the new situation by about 0100 local time here.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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