New on CTAN: getmap

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Tue May 27 12:18:43 CEST 2014

quoth the daemon:

> Name of contribution: getmap
> Author's name: Josef Kleber
> Package version:  v1.0
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/getmap/
> Summary description: A style file for downloading OpenStreetMap maps
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> The goal of this package is the simplest possible provision of
> OpenStreetMap maps. In the simplest case, the specification of
> the address is sufficient. The package loads the map using the
> \write18 feature, which you must activate to use this package.
> The image will be downloaded by an external Lua script. You can
> use this script, as well as the attached bash script also from
> the command line.
> License: LPPL
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> Announcement required: Yes
> Uploader's additional comments:
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> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

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

The package should by now have reached all CTAN mirrors.

Robin Fairbairns
For the CTAN team

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