CTAN update: dejavu fonts

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Tue Jan 15 20:14:35 CET 2013

the daemon offers:

> Name of contribution: dejavu
> Author's name: Pavel Farar
> Package version:  2.33
> Location on CTAN: fonts/dejavu
> Summary description: LaTeX support for the DejaVu fonts
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> - Changed the Em Size in the Type 1 version of the fonts
>   from non-standard value 2048 to 1000. This corrects
>   problem with weird spacing of letters when xelatex
>   used Type 1 version of DejaVu fonts, lualatex was
>   Ok. Problem reported by Felix Lehmann.
> - The support files were not regenerated, because they are
>   created from the TrueType fonts, not from the Type 1
>   fonts.

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

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/help/Catalogue/entries/dejavu.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/dejavu/

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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