CTAN has a new package: ratexdb

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Mon Mar 1 17:21:02 CET 2010

On Mon, 1 Mar 2010, Robin Höns submitted the



Summary description: Database reports using LaTeX and Ruby
License type: gpl
Announcement text: 
This is a compatible rewrite of LaTeXDB by Hans-Georg Eßer in Ruby.

It is a preprocessor which performs SQL queries on a
database and creates LaTeX code for the resulting rows.
Ratexdb implements a few improvements, e.g. regexp
postprocessing, command-line options, some protection
against SQL injection, replacement of LaTeX reserved characters.

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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