CTAN Update: miktex_update

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Mon Dec 8 10:16:29 CET 2008

On Sun, 7 Dec 2008, Josef Kleber submitted an update to the



The miktex_update script offers automatic updating and/or installing of new 
packages of an existing MiKTeX installation. It supports direct connection with 
online repositories of the MiKTeX server network, as well as synchronizing a 
local repository (CTAN) with following update. In the end you should have an 
up-to-date and complete MiKTeX installation.

Location on CTAN: /support/miktex_update 
Summary description: A cygwin bash script for automatic updating and installing new packages of MiKTeX
License type: lppl

Announcement text: 

Changes in v1.2: 


added "--delete" to rsync options for real synchronization
(deleted files in the online repository will now also deleted in the local repository)
See: http://latex.josef-kleber.de/en_miktex_update.htm
        for more information

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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