CTAN update: glossaries

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Mon Jun 1 16:21:33 CEST 2009

a distant rumbling is to be heard, and my upload daemon remarks:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: glossaries
> Author's name: Nicola Talbot
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/glossaries
> Summary description: Create glossaries and lists of acronyms
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> v2.01:
>    * Documentation changes:
>       - removed quick guide section from glossaries.pdf and replaced 
>         it with a separate beginners guide (glossariesbegin.pdf)
>       - added a section for front-end or script developers who
>         want to access information from the aux file
>    * Added new ragged right versions of long/super styles
>    * Added 'nomain' package option to suppress the creation of the
>      main glossary
>    * Added 'nowarn' package option to suppress warnings
>    * Removed unwanted full stops in transcript messages
>    * Changed \linewidth to \hsize when setting lengths
>    * Removed item_02 key from makeindex style file (no such key)
>    * Moved \@do at wrglossary before term is displayed to prevent
>      unwanted whatsit
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------

thanks for the upload.

i have installed the package files, and the file glossaries.tds.zip, and
i have updated the catalogue.

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

the web catalogue entry (above) will change, in a small way, overnight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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