CTAN package update: dozenal

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Sat Jul 18 00:59:06 CEST 2009

that there upload daemon flexed its little fingers, and wrote:

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> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: dozenal
> Author's name: Donald P. GOodman III
> Location on CTAN: /fonts/dozenal
> Summary description: Typeset documents using base twelve numbering
> (also called "dozenal") 
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> The package supports typesetting documents whose counters are
> represented in base twelve, also called “dozenal”. It includes a macro
> by David Kastrup for converting positive whole numbers to dozenal from
> decimal (base ten) representation.  The package also also includes a
> few other macros and redefines all the standard counters to produce
> dozenal output. 
> Fonts, in Roman, italic, slanted, and boldface versions, provide ten
> and eleven (the Pitman characters preferred by the Dozenal Society of
> Great Britain).  The fonts were designed to blend well with the
> Computer Modern fonts, and are available both as MetaFont source and
> in Adobe Type 1 format. 
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thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version and updated the

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

and, as usual, the catalogue entry will be updated in an hour or so.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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