another ctan update: ifetex

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Thu Dec 15 16:52:15 CET 2011

the daemon is determined to operate when i'm out of the office.  i was
at lunch when it said:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: ifetex
> Author's name: Martin Scharrer
> Package version: v1.2
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/ifetex/
> Summary description: Update to v1.2: New macro \NeedsETeX
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This update adds a LaTeX macro \NeedsETeX[<version>] which works like
> \NeedsTeXFormat but tests if e-TeX is avaiable, in a version not older
> than stated if the optional argument is used.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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