CTAN Update: oberdiek

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Sat Nov 16 15:32:00 CET 2019

The Oberdiek Package Support Group submitted an update to the



Version:  2019-11-12
License:  lppl1.3c

Summary description:  A bundle of packages submitted by Heiko Oberdiek

Announcement text:

 Update to Oberdiek package 2019-11-12

 Package updates

 holtxdoc 2019/11/12 v0.29

 New \CTANpkg command to generate links of the form

 makerobust 2019/11/12 v2.0

 The makerobust package (which is no longer needed since LaTeX includes
 a \MakeRobust command by default) has been moved to a separate
 (Separate CTAN upload to follow)

 hobsub (and hobsub-generic and hobsub-hyperref)

 The hobsub packages were disabled at the previous release and have now
 been moved to a separate repository.
 (Separate CTAN upload to follow)

 luatex (and luatex-loader)

 Heiko Oberdiek's luatex package was influential in setting up initial
 support for LuaTeX in LaTeX, however the functionality was merged many
 years ago into luatexbase and from there into ltluatex, and so
 included by default into the format, or into separately distributed packages
 https://ctan.org/pkg/luatexbase and

 The original code is not supported in current LuaTeX and not included
 in any other package in texlive if used with a luatex later than 0.80
 so is no longer distributed in this release.

 The original documented source is available at a separate repository

 All Oberdiek packages

 Technical updates to URL across the whole collection: changing http://
 to https:// where possible, and normalising most CTAN links to use the
 https://ctan.org/pkg/zref form, fixing any broken links reported by a
 link checker, see https://github.com/ho-tex/oberdiek/issues/75
 (Package versions were not changed for these edits.)


The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at

The package’s files themselves can be inspected at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra Rübe-Pugliese


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