CTAN package update: siunitx

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Mon Nov 14 22:41:59 CET 2011

quoth the daemon:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: siunitx
> Author's name: Joseph Wright
> Package version: v2.4
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/siunitx/
> Summary description: A comprehensive (SI) units package
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> v2.4:
>  - New option "exponent-to-prefix" to convert exponents 
>    into prefixes ("e3" => "\kilo" for example).
>  - New option "list-pair-separator" to handle lists with   
>    exactly two members.
>  - New "round-half" option to allow rounding 'half to even'
>    as well as 'half up'.
>  - Automatic 'compression' of repeated exponents in some 
>    cases.
>  - Reduced number of occasions where math mode is forced.

thanks for the upload; 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/siunitx.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/siunitx/

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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