New on CTAN: Cabin

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Mon Nov 5 13:51:32 CET 2012

the daemon tells me (heralding a welcome break from dealing with
collapsing mail systems...)

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: Cabin
> Author's name: Bob Tennent
> Package version: 2012-11-01
> Location on CTAN: fonts/cabin/
> Summary description: Support for the Cabin family of sans serif fonts
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Cabin is a humanist sans with four weights and true italics and small
> capitals. According to the designer, Pablo Impallari, Cabin was
> inspired by Edward Johnston's and Eric Gill's typefaces, with a touch
> of modernism. Cabin incorporates modern proportions, optical
> adjustments, and some elements of the geometric sans.
> Cabin.sty supports LaTeX, pdfLaTeX, xeLaTeX and luaLaTeX.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new package, and made an entry
for it in the catalogue repository.

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

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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