CTAN Update: miktex_update

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Wed Jun 25 10:15:31 CEST 2008

On Tue, 24 Jun 2008, Josef Kleber submitted an update to the package


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: 
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.
License: LPPL
New in v1.0: 
 - new short option -V for long option --version
 - new options:
   -n, --nolist       don't print lists
   -I, --interactive  ask before updating or installing
   -s, --searchonly   just search packages without updating or
   -u, --update       just update
   -i, --install      just install new packages
See: http://latex.josef-kleber.de/en_miktex_update.htm or
     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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