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CTAN update: newtx

Date: February 22, 2013 10:51:24 AM CET
the daemon told us: > Name of contribution: newtx > Author's name: Michael Sharpe > Package version: 1.08 > Location on CTAN: fonts/newtx/ > Summary description: New version of txfonts, with improved metrics and options. > License type: lppl > > Announcement text given by the package's contributor: > ---------------------------------------------------------------------- > This update corrects a number of issues affecting math glyphs in both > bold and in regular weights of math italic (Times and Libertine), > principally at sizes less than 10pt. It also fixes the vector accent > and provides the previously missing ts1ntxrx.fd. thanks for the upload; i installed the new version, and updated the catalogue repository. > Users may view the package catalogue entry at > http://www.ctan.org/pkg/newtx > or they may browse the package directory at > http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/newtx/ Robin Fairbairns For the CTAN team

newtx – Alternative uses of the TX fonts, with improved metrics

The bundle splits txfonts.sty (from the TX fonts distribution) into two independent packages, newtxtext.sty and newtxmath.sty, each with fixes and enhancements.

newtxmath’s metrics have been re-evaluated to provide a less tight appearance, and to provide a libertine option that substitutes Libertine italic and Greek letter for the existing math italic and Greek glyphs, making a mathematics package that matches Libertine text quite well.

newtxmath can also use the maths italic font provided with the garamondx package, thus offering a garamond-alike text-with-maths combination.

Version1.744 2024-04-01
MaintainerMichael Sharpe



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