new on ctan: ptex2pdf

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Thu Mar 14 17:51:05 CET 2013

the daemon told me:

> Name of contribution: ptex2pdf
> Author's name: Norbert Preining
> Package version: 0.2
> Location on CTAN: language/japanese/
> Summary description: convert Japanese TeX documents to pdf
> License type: gpl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Main purpose of the script is easy support of Japanese typesetting
> engines in TeXworks. As TeXworks typesetting setup does not allow
> for multistep processing, this script runs one of the ptex based
> programs (ptex, uptex, eptex, platex, uplatex) followed by dvipdfmx.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------

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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