New package on CTAN: mathalfa

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Fri May 13 11:56:27 CEST 2011

the dante daemon taunts me, suggesting i can't install from there.  i've
fooled him...

> Name of contribution: mathalfa
> Version number: 1.0
> Author's name: Michael Sharpe
> Author's email: msharpe at
> Location on CTAN: /macros/latex/contrib/mathalfa
> Summary description: A package to load math alphabets.
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text: 
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> This package provides the means to load math alphabets usually called
> by \mathcal, \mathbb, \mathfrak, \mathscr and their bold variants
> without relying on the default sty and fd files, so that every font
> may be scaled arbitrarily and no metafont-related size restrictions
> are imposed. Support is offered for a number of new math alphabets. 

thanks for the upload; i have installed the files and made an entry in
the catalogue repository.

> This package is located at 
> .  More information is at

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.  (of
course, this being a dante upload message, the given package location
will only work as mirrors pick up the package).

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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