CTAN update: unicode-math
Date: May 29, 2012 5:07:55 PM CEST
that curiously cantabrigian little daemon says:
> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: unicode-math
> Author's name: Will Robertson et al.
> Author's email: will.robertson at latex-project.org
> Package version: v0.7
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/unicode-math/
> Summary description: Unicode mathematics support for XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> I am pleased to announce an update to unicode-math, hopefully just in time
> for TeX Live 2012. This release is largely the work of Khaled Hosny; many
> thanks! Detailed change notes:
> * Most changes (and all significant ones) in this release thanks to Khaled
> Hosny, who is now credited as an author of the package.
> * Many improvements for XeTeX support to take advantage of the new engine
> (v0.9998) in TL2012.
> * As a result, `\resetmathfont` is no longer required.
> * Improve `\not` to use pre-combined glyphs where possible.
> * LM Math is loaded by default.
> * Support bottom accents.
> * And add `\wideutilde`.
> * The "symbols" document is somewhat better organised and contains
> information on whether a symbol is defined in plain TeX or amssymb.
> * Various other minor fixes and additions:
> * `\underleftrightarrow` added for fonts that support it.
> * Don't overwrite mathtool's `\overbracket` and `\underbracket`.
> * Bug in `[range=...]` parsing fixed.
> * Add `\longdivision`.
> * Add `\lgroup` and `\rgroup`.
> * Fix 'moustache' delimiters.
> * `\openbox` renamed to `\mathvisiblespace`, since it is already defined
> in amsthm as an empty box.
thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at
The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) on the web, by tomorrow
morning (Cambridge time).
For the CTAN team
unicode-math – Unicode mathematics support for XeTeX and LuaTeX
This package will provide a complete implementation of
unicode maths for XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX.
Unicode maths is currently supported by the following freely available fonts:
Latin Modern Math (Bogusław Jackowski, Janusz M. Nowacki),
TeX Gyre Bonum Math (Bogusław Jackowski, , P. Strzelczyk, Janusz M. Nowacki),
TeX Gyre Pagella Math (Bogusław Jackowski, , P. Strzelczyk, Janusz M. Nowacki),
TeX Gyre Schola Math (Bogusław Jackowski, P. Strzelczyk, Janusz M. Nowacki),
TeX Gyre Termes Math (Bogusław Jackowski, P. Strzelczyk, Janusz M. Nowacki),
DejaVu Math TeX Gyre (Bogusław Jackowski, P. Strzelczyk, Janusz M. Nowacki),
STIX (STI Pub),
XITS Math (Khaled Hosny),
(Philipp H. Poll and Khaled Hosny),
Fira Math (Xiangdong Zeng).
The following fonts are proprietary with OpenType maths support:
As well as running XeTeX or LuaTeX, this package requires
recent versions of the
|Copyright||2006–2019 Will Robertson|
2010–2017 Philipp Stephani
2011–2017 Joseph Wright
2012–2015 Khaled Hosny