[Ann-context] Context 2006.01.09 released

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Mon Jan 9 17:55:14 CET 2006


Hello all,

I am pleased to announce that the new ConTeXt release from Hans Hagen
can be downloaded as of now from the Pragma ADE website or one of its
mirrors.

   http://www.pragma-ade.com/context/current/cont-tmf.zip
   http://context.aanhet.net/context/current/cont-tmf.zip
   http://mirror.contextgarden.net/context/current/cont-tmf.zip

The current release has version 2006.01.09.

A very short list of changes is given below. As usual, there is an
html page with more detailed release notes available on the Wiki, see:

   http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Release_Notes

New features since 2005.12.19:

* A completely new context interface: cont-fr (french)
* A support module for GNUplot graphics
* French and Dpanish punctuation discretionaries (like |?|)
* Mptopdf now supports multiple arguments on the command line.
* Typeface definitions can now be inherited from other typescripts

Bug fixes since 2005.12.19:

* The predefined postscript font families should work out-of-the-box now.
* newtexexec has reverted back to the old names for the PDF processing 
switches
* Chinese labels and encoding fixes
* A number of minor bugfixes


Happy TeXing,

Taco Hoekwater


More information about the Ann-context mailing list