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README

          M E T R I X


          Tobias Weh
          mail@tobiw.de
          http://tobiw.de/en
          github.com/tweh/metrix

          _   _    _   _ _    _  u u  _  u  u _
          et quod temptabam scribere versus erat


The metrix package can be used to print the prosodics/metrics
of (latin) verses. It provides macros to typeset the symbols
stand alone and in combination with syllables (including
automatic alignment like seen above). Furthermore it defines a
new brevis and a longa accent and a bow to contract syllables.


# License
This material is subject to the LaTeX Project Public License.
See http://mirror.ctan.org/help/Catalogue/licenses.lppl.html
for the details of that license.


# Files

- README         : this file
- metrix.dtx     : source file
- metrix.ins     : install file
- metrix.pdf     : documentation


# Installation
It’s recommended to use your package manager to install the
current version from CTAN. To install this package manually
download alls files and then navigate to the folder that
contains metrix.ins.
Run

    latex metrix.ins

to get the file metrix.sty which should be moved somewhere
TeX can find it (e.g. $TEXMFHOME/tex/latex/metrix/metrix.sty)

To typeset the manual run

     pdflatex metrix.dtx
     makeindex -s gglo.ist -o metrix.gls metrix.glo
     makeindex -s gind.ist -o metrix.ind metrix.idx
     pdflatex metrix.dtx
     pdflatex metrix.dtx

Files

Name Size Date Notes
README 1415 2016-01-21 18:37
metrix.dtx 78085 2016-01-21 18:37
metrix.ins 924 2016-01-21 18:37
metrix.pdf 507528 2016-01-21 18:37

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (506.9k).

metrix – Type­set met­ric marks for Latin text

The pack­age may be used to type the prosod­ics/met­rics of (latin) verse; it pro­vides macros to type­set the sym­bols stand­ing alone, and in com­bi­na­tion with sym­bols, giv­ing au­to­matic align­ment.

The pack­age re­quires tikz (in­clud­ing the calc li­brary, and the xparse pack­age (thus also re­quir­ing the ex­per­i­men­tal LaTeX 3 en­vi­ron­ment).

Pack­age De­tailsmetrix
Ver­sion1.2a
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense 1.3
Copy­right2013–2016 To­bias Weh
Main­tainerTo­bias Weh
TDS archivemetrix.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeX Live as metrix
MiKTeX as metrix
Topics pack­age uses ex­per­i­men­tal LaTeX 3
sup­port for type­set­ting Latin (an­cient, me­dieval and ‘mod­ern’
type­set verse, etc.
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