CTAN update: softmaker-freefont

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Tue Aug 4 16:40:48 CEST 2009

dante's upload daemon wrote:

> Name of contribution: softmaker-freefont
> Version number: 1.2
> Author's name: Josef Kleber
> Location on CTAN: /fonts/softmaker-freefont/
> Summary description: Support files for fonts available at www.freefont.de
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text: 
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> In June 2009 www.freefont.de offered a beautiful handwriting
> font
> for free download: The Softmaker Stone Handwriting.
> As handwriting fonts are a quite limited resource in the
> LaTeX world,
> i decided to create support files for this beautiful font.
> Therefore,
> Stone Handwriting will be the starting point for the
> freefont bundle.
> Other fonts will be included in future.
> License: LPPL (not the fonts themselves)
> New in v1.2:
> - added LaTeX support for the special purpose font: Flagstaff
>   Attention: The font is not included! This font is font of the
>   month (August 2009) and can be downloaded for free at (at
> least
>   this month): http://www.freefont.de
>   Later you can buy it from Softmaker  
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This package is located at 
>    http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/softmaker-freefont/
> .  More information is at
>    http://tug.ctan.org/info/?id=softmaker-freefont
> (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.  i've pulled it to the cambridge ctan and
installed the files here.  i've also done some work on the catalogue
entry, which an eager world won't see until tonight's run has processed
it to appear on the web.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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