CTAN Update: ctanify

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Tue Dec 1 11:45:31 CET 2015

Scott Pakin submitted an update to the



Version:  1.8
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  Prepare a package for upload to CTAN

Announcement text:

 ctanify is intended for developers of LaTeX packages who want to
 distribute their packages via the Comprehensive TeX Archive Network
 (CTAN).  Given a list of filenames, ctanify creates a tarball
 (a .tar.gz file) with the files laid out in CTAN's preferred structure.
 The tarball additionally contains a ZIP (.zip) file with copies of
 all files laid out in the standard TeX Directory Structure (TDS),
 which facilitates inclusion of the package in the TeX Live distribution of TeX.

 Version 1.8 of ctanify is a minor update that includes a patch
 by Brent Longborough to include Markdown (.md) and Biblatex
 data-model (.dbx) files in the ZIP file.


This package is located at

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra RĂ¼be-Pugliese

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