[tex-live] Bug#570993: texlive-fonts-extra: antiqua.sty missing

Frank Küster frank at debian.org
Tue Feb 23 22:17:20 CET 2010

severity 570993 wishlist
retitle 570993 Please check status of antiqua LaTeX support and consider including it


Iiro Laiho <iiro.laiho at 0a2t9.mail.kapsi.fi> wrote:

> Package: texlive-fonts-extra
> Version: 2007.dfsg.17-1~lenny02
> Severity: normal
> According to <http://www.tug.dk/FontCatalogue/antiqua/>, commands
> 	\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
> 	\usepackage{antiqua}
> should enable font Antiqua. However, on lenny, I am only able to get the
> following error message:
> 	! LaTeX Error: File `antiqua.sty' not found.

No wonder, the package was never included in TeXLive.  The fonts are
included, though, and the file antiqua.sty only contains trivial code:


Is there a reason not to include this?  It appears to me as if TeXLive
contains the contents of CTAN://fonts/urw/antiqua/uaq.zip, not of

Regards, Frank
Dr. Frank Küster
Debian Developer (TeXLive)
VCD Aschaffenburg-Miltenberg, ADFC Miltenberg
B90/Grüne KV Miltenberg

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