CTAN update: ctanify

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Fri Jun 19 05:55:32 CEST 2015

Scott Pakin submitted an update to the



Version number: 1.6
License type: lppl

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 1.6 introduces a --tex option that facilitates packaging
non-LaTeX packages (e.g., Plain TeX or ConTeXt).

This package is located at 

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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