CTAN Update: autolatex 5.3

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Mon Oct 8 00:32:20 CEST 2007

On Sat, 6 Oct 2007, Stephane Galland submitted an update to the



AutoLaTeX is a set of GNU Make and Perl scripts that may be used to 
compile LaTeX projects.  AutoLaTeX automates the compilation process by 
calling (pdf)latex and bibtex as they are required.  It supports pdflatex, 
latex, dvips, epstopdf and bibtex.  AutoLaTeX also provides a powerful
feature for automatic generation of the figures that are included in the 
LaTeX project: for several figure sources (xfig, dia, umbrello, png, svg, 
xmi...) AutoLaTeX is able to generate the appropriate PDF picture.  
AutoLaTeX also supports pstex format generation (from xfig and gnuplot for 

The use of AutoLaTeX on the command line is similar to GNU Make.  
AutoLaTeX should be called with several targets to run.

Location on CTAN: /support/autolatex
Summary description: Update of AutoLaTeX due to major bug fixes
License type: gpl

Announcement text: 
Several major bugs are fixed inside the GTK interface of AutoLaTeX.

This package is located at 
.  More information is at
(if the package is new it may take a day for that information to 
appear).  We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org .  
Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .

Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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