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Bug 27009 - New version?
New version?
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: jadetex (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-02-10 23:33 EST by Alan Shutko
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:31 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-12 06:10:56 EST
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Description Alan Shutko 2001-02-10 23:33:08 EST
I'm not sure where jadetex 2.20 came from.  2.10 is the latest on CTAN, but 
3.3 is the latest at  It looks like 3.3 
is significantly nicer than 2.20, so you might consider upgrading before the 

2001-02-01  Sebastian Rahtz  
        version 3.3
	* jadetex.dtx: make \Link look at \LinkType property

2001-01-18  Sebastian Rahtz  
        Version 3.2
	* jadetex.dtx: make a DisplayGroup set a link

2001-01-17  Sebastian Rahtz  

	* jadetex.dtx: make twoside the default again (can still be turned off)

2001-01-10  Sebastian Rahtz  

	* jadetex.dtx: remove Babel dependency, and pick up alternate 
	from mlnames.sty (shared with PassiveTeX)

2001-01-09  Sebastian Rahtz  <>

       * fix Norwegian language support (from Tore Morkemo 
       * loads of patches from , 
	communicated by Thomas Andre Berger <> (not 
sure who 
	did the work).
      * twoside optional characteristic
       JadeTeX turns on the twoside LaTeX
	 feature by default. Make it optional  by using an extension 
	 characteristics (needs patched openjade)

      * cell-*-row-margin support
       JadeTeX support for the 
	 cell-before-row-margin and cell-after-row-margin
	wasn't working properly. 

      * Sequence in table support
	JadeTeX wasn't handling sequence in table cells 
	 properly. If you used a sequence to typeset a word in italic, the rest
	of the cell was also typeset in italic.
      * multipar removal
       This patch removes the unused multipar macro from 

      * Better table support
       Those patches makes the support for tables in the TeX
	 backend a lot better (needs openjade patch too)
	 Support for nested tables.
	 cell-after-column-margin: and cell-before-column-margin:
                 wasn't really working.
	 Row spanning was broken. This patch only supports 'start
	 row alignment though.
	 Paragraphs in cell spanning multiple column are now working.
	 Support for the row-alignment: characteristic.
	 Support for cell-background? and background-color properties
       * Trailing page bug fix
       JadeTeX was always outputting an extra blank page. 
	 This patch solves this problem.
       * Support for 'asis and 'asis-wrap
       Those patches adds support for the 'asis and
	 'asis-wrap values for the paragraph's lines:

       * Support for 'background-color box's characteristic
       This patch adds support for the 'background-color
	characteristic of the box sosofo object.
       * Support for more fonts with long name
       This patch adds  windows like alias for the fonts Monospace821, 
	 Humanist521 and NewsGothic.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2001-02-13 07:07:58 EST
It fixes some problems for me and doesn't seem to introduce any new ones, so
yes, fixed in jadetex-3.3-1.

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