CTAN package update: fontspec

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Sun Feb 27 00:07:34 CET 2011

the daemon told me, when i woke up this morning.

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: fontspec
> Author's name: Will Robertson
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/fontspec
> Summary description: Advanced font selection in XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Right before the start of a busy semester, I'm happy to release a small 
> improvement to fontspec for probably the last time in quick a while:
> Changes introduced in the new version are:
>     * Finally add a real error message when a font cannot be found!
>     * Add "Letters=Random" feature.
>     * Fix bug in which "Unknown feature `'..." warnings
>       were shown in the log file.
>     * Some small documentation improvements.

thanks for the upload, and sorry for the delay in installing (a machine
vital to my tool-chain failed to switch on this morning -- fortunately,
a colleague was going into work, and was able to start the machine for

i've installed the new version and updated the catalogue repository.

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

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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