CTAN update: latexmk

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Fri Mar 18 20:57:09 CET 2022

John Collins submitted an update to the



Version number: 4.77 2022-03-17
License type: gpl2

Summary description: Fully automated LaTeX document generation

Announcement text:

Correctly handle non-ASCII filenames, UTF-8 coding of log files etc, including
on MS Windows.

Better treatment of wrapped lines in log files, so dependency information is
correctly extracted, especially when filenames contain non-ASCII characters.

Reinstate Windows batch file for running latexmk, now called latexmk.cmd.

Internal improvements, bug fixes, improvement of warnings.

Improved systematics on choice of STDOUT and STDERR for messages, matching the
use that *tex programs make of them.


This package is located at

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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