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    The ugarite bundle provides fonts for the Ugaritic Cuniform script in use 
about 1300 BC.
This is one of a series of ancient scripts.

Changes in version 1.2 (2005/06/18)
o Font supplied as Postscript Type1 instead of MetaFont

Changes in version 1.1 (2000/09/30)
o Minor encoding changes

Changes in version 1.0 (1999/03/14)
o First public release

  Author: Peter Wilson (Herries Press) herries dot press at earthlink dot net
  Copyright 1999--2005 Peter R. Wilson

  This work may be distributed and/or modified under the
  conditions of the Latex Project Public License, either
  version 1.3 of this license or (at your option) any
  later version.
  The latest version of the license is in
  and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of
  LaTeX version 2003/06/01 or later.

  This work has the LPPL maintenance status "author-maintained".

  This work consists of the files:
    README (this file)
  and the derived files

     The distribution consists of the following files:
README (this file)
ugarite.pdf     (user manual)
tryugarite.tex  (example usage)

    To install the bundle:
o If you want MetaFont sources uncomment the appropriate lines in ugarite.ins.
o run: latex ugarite.ins, which will generate:
       *.fd files
       and possibly cugar10.mf
o Move *.sty and *.fd files to a location where LaTeX will find them
    e.g., .../texmf-local/tex/latex/ugarite
o Move *.afm, *.pfb and *.tfm files to where LaTeX looks for font information
    e.g., .../texmf-var/fonts/afm/public/archaic/*.afm
o Add the *.map information to the dvips/pdftex font maps
   If you want the MetaFont version as well:
   o Move the *.mf files to, e.g., .../texmf-var/fonts/source/public/ugarite
   o Add a line like the following to the (texmf/fontname/)special.map file:
     cugar10.mf    public      ugarite 
o Refresh the database
 (for more information on the above see the FAQ).

o run: (pdf)latex tryugarite for a test of the font

    If you want a full manual with all the MetaFont and LaTeX code and commentry, 
comment out the \OnlyDescription line in ugarite.dtx.
o run: (pdf)latex ugarite.dtx
o (for an index run: makeindex -s gind.ist *.idx)
o run: (pdf)latex *.dtx
o Print *.(pdf|dvi) for a hardcopy of the package manual

Peter Wilson
herries dot press at earthlink dot net


Name Size Date Notes
README 2844 2005-06-18 23:12
cu­gar10.afm 10554 2005-06-18 23:10
cu­gar10.pfb 26654 2005-06-18 23:10
cu­gar10.tfm 516 2005-06-18 23:10
tryu­garite.pdf 59343 2005-06-18 23:09
tryu­garite.tex 3496 2005-06-18 23:10
ugarite.dtx 48252 2005-06-18 23:09
ugarite.ins 3084 2005-06-18 23:09
ugarite.pdf 142076 2005-06-18 23:09

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ugarite – Fonts for Ugaritic cuneiform script

Fonts (both as source and in Adobe Type 1 for­mat) and macros for Ugaritic cuneiform writ­ing. This script was in use about 1300 BCE.

This is one of a se­ries of ar­chaic fonts.

Pack­age De­tailsugarite
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerPeter R. Wil­son
Con­tained inTeX Live as ar­chaic
MiKTeX as ar­chaic
Topics fonts them­selves
font avail­able in Adobe Type 1 for­mat
fonts re­pro­duc­ing ar­chaic scripts or in­scrip­tions
fonts dis­tributed as source
See also ugaritic
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