CTAN Update: dvisvgm

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Sun Aug 30 14:46:17 CEST 2009

On Fri, 28 Aug 2009 Martin Gieseking submitted an update to the



Name of contribution: dvisvgm
Version number: 0.8.3
Location on CTAN: /dviware/dvisvgm
License type: gpl

Announcement text: 
dvisvgm is a command-line utility that converts DVI files to
SVG. It is licensed under the GNU GPL version 3 (or later).

Version 0.8.3 is primarily a maintenance release. 
PostScript prologue files referenced at the beginning of the
first DVI page are now always loaded. Thus, PS specials
should work correctly on all 
A basic evaluation of the PostScript operator "show" enables
dvisvgm to convert the PSTricks Type 3 fonts properly.

For further information including a list of recent changes
and pre-compiled binaries for Windows/MiKTeX see the project
page http://dvisvgm.sourceforge.net.


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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