CTAN package update: hepthesis

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Fri Sep 14 11:33:51 CEST 2007

Andy Buckley wrote:

> Name of contribution: hepthesis
> Author's name: Andy Buckley
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/hepthesis
> Summary description: A class for academic reports, especially PhD theses. 
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Hepthesis is a LaTeX class for typesetting large academic reports, in
> particular PhD theses. It was originally developed for typesetting the
> author’s high-energy physics PhD thesis and includes some features
> specifically tailored to such an application. In particular, hepthesis
> offers: 
> -- Attractive semantic environments for various rubric sections;
> -- Extensive options for draft production, screen viewing and
> binding-ready output; 
> -- Helpful extensions of existing environments, including equation and
> tabular; and
> -- Support for quotations at the start of the thesis and each chapter.
> This release is version 1.4, which contains many improvements,
> including layout bug fixes and tweaks, reduced external package
> dependencies, improved multi-lingual interaction with babel, and
> improved documentation. Users of previous versions are encouraged to
> upgrade.

i have installed the package, and updated the catalogue repository;
thanks for the upload.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/help/Catalogue/entries/hepthesis.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/hepthesis

since the installation happened last night, the package should have
progressed around the world a fair bit, by now; the catalogue entry
itself won't be updated until some time overnight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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