new on CTAN: pfarrei

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Thu Mar 14 17:57:29 CET 2013

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: pfarrei
> Author's name: Markus Kohm
> Package version:  r20
> Location on CTAN: /
> Summary description: A bundle of executables, LaTeX documents and packages for priests
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> In "Die TeXnische Komödie" 1/2004 Christian Justen told
> about his practise using LaTeX at his work as priest. One
> point was to arrange A5 papers onto A4 landscape paper
> either side-by-side or as a booklet. He made two bash 
> scripts for this. `pfarrei' provides one texlua script for
> the same. 
> Other points would be, e.g, special limitations of the
> page break. `pfarrei' should help there too, but currently
> this hasn't been implemented due to the early implementation
> state of the bundle.
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> Uploader's additional comments:
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> [...]
> Distributors please note, that a5toa4.tlu (generated from pfarrei.dtx
> and also available in is also the executable of the
> project. So please make is available at the binary directories, too
> (see README for more information).
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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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