# CTAN Update: latex-base

Date: February 29, 2020 7:13:43 PM CET

The LaTeX Team submitted an update to the
latex-base
package.
Version: 2020-02-02-PL5
License: lppl1.3c
Summary description: Base sources of LaTeX
Announcement text:

######################### # 2020-02-02 PL 5 Release ######################### 2020-02-27 Frank Mittelbach <Frank.Mittelbach at latex-project.org> * ltfssaxes.dtx (subsection{Changing to a new series}): Drop ``m'' in a fixed set of series values, otherwise assume that the series value is a long name such as "semibold" and leave it alone (gh/293)} * ltfssbas.dtx (section{Macros for setting up the tables}): Drop one ``m'' in the series values in \DeclareFontShape if it is on of a fixed sets of values and if so issue warning (gh/293) * ltdefns.dtx (subsection{Command definitions}): Added \@gobblethree

The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at https://ctan.org/pkg/latex-base The package’s files themselves can be inspected at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/base/

Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese

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######################### # 2020-02-02 PL 5 Release ######################### 2020-02-27 Frank Mittelbach <Frank.Mittelbach at latex-project.org> * ltfssaxes.dtx (subsection{Changing to a new series}): Drop ``m'' in a fixed set of series values, otherwise assume that the series value is a long name such as "semibold" and leave it alone (gh/293)} * ltfssbas.dtx (section{Macros for setting up the tables}): Drop one ``m'' in the series values in \DeclareFontShape if it is on of a fixed sets of values and if so issue warning (gh/293) * ltdefns.dtx (subsection{Command definitions}): Added \@gobblethree

The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at https://ctan.org/pkg/latex-base The package’s files themselves can be inspected at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/base/

Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese

CTAN is run entirely by volunteers and supported by TeX user groups. Please join a user group or donate to one, see https://ctan.org/lugs

## latex-base – Base sources of LaTeX

This bundle comprises the source of LaTeX itself, together with several packages which are considered ‘part of the kernel’. This bundle, together with the required packages, constitutes what every LaTeX distribution should contain.

Package | latex-base |

Version | 2020-02-02-PL5 |

Copyright | 1989–2020 The LaTeX3 Project et al. |

Maintainer | The LaTeX Team Frank Mittelbach |

## Announcements

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