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Hi,

Welcome to the beginnings of Tufte LaTeX package to help you
produce Tufte-style handouts, reports, and notes.

== Quick Start

Try typesetting sample-handout.tex with the following sequence
of commands,

 pdflatex sample-handout
 bibtex   sample-handout
 pdflatex sample-handout
 pdflatex sample-handout

The result should look like sample-handout.pdf.

The sample book can be compiled with the following:

 pdflatex sample-book
 bibtex sample-book
 texindy --language english sample-book.idx
 # or makeindex sample-book.idx
 pdflatex sample-book
 pdflatex sample-book
 pdflatex sample-book


== Troubleshooting

If you encounter errors of the form,

 ! LaTeX Error: File `paralist.sty' not found.

you will need to obtain missing packages from CTAN <http://ctan.org>.
For package installation instructions and answers to many other
questions, see the UK TeX FAQ,

 http://www.tex.ac.uk/cgi-bin/texfaq2html?introduction=yes

or search the news:comp.text.tex group via,

 http://groups.google.com/group/comp.text.tex

The following packages are required:

 * chngpage or changepage
 * fancyhdr
 * fontenc
 * geometry
 * hyperref
 * natbib and bibentry
 * optparams
 * paralist
 * placeins
 * ragged2e
 * setspace
 * textcase
 * textcomp
 * titlesec
 * titletoc
 * xcolor
 * xifthen

The following packages are optional and will be automatically used if installed:

 * beramono
 * helvet
 * ifpdf
 * ifxetex
 * letterspace (in the microtype package)
 * mathpazo
 * soul

== Bugs/Features/Support

For kudos, feature requests, patches, or support requests that you
feel are /particular/ to this Tufte-LaTeX package, i.e., not a general
LaTeX issue, please use this project's issue tracker available at

 http://tufte-latex.googlecode.com

== Contributing

Patches are most welcome via the issue tracker!  Submit a series of
high quality patches, and you'll find yourself a developer on this project.

== License

Copyright 2007-2009 Bil Kleb, Bill Wood, and Kevin Godby

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at

    http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied.
See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
limitations under the License.

Direc­to­ries

Name Notes
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Files

Name Size Date Notes
History.txt 2788 2009-12-11 09:14
Manifest.txt 521 2009-07-30 10:11
README 2498 2009-08-17 00:47
sample-book.pdf 357607 2009-12-11 09:15
sample-book.tex 48440 2009-12-11 08:50
sample-handout.bib 1400 2009-08-29 06:07
sample-handout.pdf 120888 2009-12-11 09:15
sample-handout.tex 11797 2009-12-11 09:06
tufte-book.cls 2113 2009-12-11 09:15
tufte-common.def 66821 2009-12-11 09:15
tufte-handout.cls 921 2009-12-11 09:15

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (604.3k).

tufte-la­tex – Doc­u­ment classes in­spired by the work of Ed­ward Tufte

Pro­vided are two classes in­spired, re­spec­tively, by hand­outs and books cre­ated by Ed­ward Tufte.

Pack­age De­tailstufte-la­tex
Home pagehttp://code.google.com/p/tufte-la­tex/
Ver­sion3.5.0
Li­censeApache Li­cense, ver­sion 2.0
Copy­right2007-2009 Bil Kleb, Bill Wood and Kevin Godby
Main­tainerKevin Godby
TDS archivetufte-latex.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeXlive as tufte-la­tex
MikTeX as tufte-la­tex
Topics al­ter­na­tive LaTeX class(es)
prepar­ing a book for pub­li­ca­tion
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