CTAN update: xits

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Wed Jul 13 22:52:24 CEST 2011

the daemon appears while i'm actually working:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: xits
> Author's name: Khaled Hosny
> Location on CTAN: fonts/xits
> Summary description: A Scientific Times-like font with support for mathematical typesetting.
> License type: other-free
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> - Initial right-to-left math support
> - Add basic Arabic letters, digits and some math symbols
> - Add support for overly accents
> - Make uni2980, uni20E9, uni2223, uni2225, uni2AF4 and uni2AFC extensible
> - Support math variants using variation selector (VS1)
> - Add alternate negated symbols with vertical stroke
> - Use the bar glyph from STIXVar.otf
> - Fix FontForge warnings
> - Fix swapped U+22D2 and U+22D3 glyphs

thanks for the upload (where _do_ you find the time?) -- 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/xits.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/fonts/xits/

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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