CTAN update: e-french, french typography, former published as Frenchpro

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Tue Jun 12 18:29:01 CEST 2012

the daemon wrote:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: e-french,  french typography, former published as Frenchpro
> Author's name: Raymond Juillerat
> Package version: v5,9995
> Location on CTAN: language/french/e-french/
> Summary description: professional french typography for TeX, LaTeX and Babel
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> This update is not due to some changes of the run-time parts'
> functioning.  It touches only the manner to present the elements in
> the CTAN archives.  This manner should now fit better with the
> philosophy of the archives.  All run-time modules are in an unique
> folder that can be put to an adequate TDS place.  Documentation
> occupies also one folder with subdirectories for manuals and sources.
> Explanations how to install the package are in a third folder.
> The [french] part can fully replace both the frenchle one and the FrenchPro one. 
> Because the whole is under LPPL (like frenchle) and offers more
> possibilities, being an update version of FrenchPro.  The creator of
> both frenchle  and FrenchPro, Bernard Gaulle had always maintained
> frenchle as a reduced version of FrenchPro.
> FrenchPro could be suppressed from the archives, its directory beeing
> replaced with a link to e-french.
> In a future time, as soon as MikTeX and TeXLive have also installed
> this version or one future of french from e-french, then it should be
> possible to suppress frenchle from the  archives,replacing it with a
> link to e-french. With some explanations, see README, last
> paragraph. 

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/e-french.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/language/french/e-french/

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) on the web, by tomorrow
morning (Cambridge time).

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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