New package on CTAN: foreign

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Tue Jun 19 08:31:25 CEST 2012

the daemon suggests i look at an upload...

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: foreign
> Author's name: Philip G. Ratcliffe
> Package version: 2.5
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/foreign
> Summary description: typeset foreign words in different typefaces (e.g., italics). 
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This is the first release of foreign: a package to typeset foreign
> words with different typefaces (e.g., italics).  ("Foreign" in this
> context are occasional words in a language other than the document's
> main language).
> Requirements: "xpunctuate", "xspace"

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

The catalogue entry has already appeared on the web -- i installed the
files just before i went to bed.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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