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TUGboat 31:3, 2010

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Complete issue 31:3 as one pdf (3.5mb)  
Front cover c1 
Inside front cover c2 
Contents ordered by difficulty c3 
Title page 157 
 
General Delivery
From the President
  Karl Berry     [Introductory — conferences; interviews; software]
158 
Editorial comments
  Barbara Beeton     [Introductory — typography and TUGboat news]
      Matthew Carter named MacArthur Fellow
      Indie Excellence Awards for self-published books
      City maps made entirely of type
      U&lc on line
      Some “under-the-covers” uses of TeX
      Beyond literate programming
158 
Hyphenation exception log
  Barbara Beeton     
160 
 
Fonts
A story of kpfonts: Reaching the limits of NFSS
  Christophe Caignaert     [Intermediate — extensive article on an extensive font family]
161 
 
Publishing
Giving it away
  Jim Hefferon     [Introductory — writing and distributing a free (libre) linear algebra text]
175 
Glisterings
  Peter Wilson     [Intermediate — meandering miniature books]
177 
 
Software & Tools
Three things you can do with LuaTeX that would be extremely painful otherwise
  Paul Isambert     [Intermediate Plus — LuaTeX introduction, and representing page color, underlining, margin notes]
184 
 
LaTeX
Some misunderstood or unknown LaTeX2e tricks II
  Luca Merciadri     [Introductory — float references; spreadsheets; QED symbols; counting pages and tables; messages on blank pages; dots in matrices; logic gates; circled-text enumerations]
191 
LaTeX3 news, issue 4
  LaTeX Project Team     [Introductory — expl3 in practice; new xpackages; developments with expl3; TUG 2010 reflections]
194 
From \newcommand to \DocumentNewCommand with xparse
  Joseph Wright     [Intermediate — LaTeX3 extensions to defining macros for users]
195 
 
ConTeXt
Tagged PDF in ConTeXt
  Hans Hagen     [Advanced — towards tagged PDF support in ConTeXt]
197 
Introduction to colours in ConTeXt MkIV
  Luigi Scarso     [Advanced — theoretical, practical, and ConTeXt colors]
203 
 
Electronic Documents
Generate TeX documents using pdfscript
  Oleg Parashchenko     [Intermediate Plus — Python library for conveniently generating correct TeX documents]
208 
illumino: An XML document production system with a TeX core
  Matteo Centonza and Vito Piserchia     [Intermediate Plus — an Apache ant workflow for perfect LaTeX to Docbook conversion]
213 
Managing printed and online versions of large educational documents
  Jean-Michel Hufflen     [Intermediate — adapting texts to distance vs. presentational education]
219 
 
Problems
Aligning text in diagrams exported by Mathematica: A question about the PostScript infrastructure
  Michael Barnett     [Advanced — help requested in finding proper baseline alignments in PDF output]
      (Supplemental information as described in the article.)
223 
 
Hints & Tricks
The treasure chest
  Karl Berry     [Intermediate — new CTAN packages from April through October, 2010]
227 
 
Abstracts
ArsTeXnica: Contents of issue 9 (October 2010)      229 
MAPS: Contents of issue 40 (2010)      230 
The PracTeX Journal: Contents of issues 2010-1      231 
Zpravodaj: Contents of issues 20(1–2), 20(3) (2010)      233 
Die TeXnische Komödie: Contents of issue 2010/3      236 
 
News
Calendar      237 
 
Advertisements
TeX consulting and production services      238 
 
TUG Business
Institutional members      239 
TUG 2011 election
  Jim Hefferon     
240 


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