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TUGboat 27:1, 2006

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EuroTeX 2006 Proceedings (Debrecen, Hungary)

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Contents ordered by difficulty c3 
Title page
EuroTeX 2006 conference delegates, and sponsors     
 
General Delivery
The Hungarian TeX Rhapsody—EuroTeX 2006
  Gyöngyi Bujdosó     [Introductory — introduction to the EuroTeX 2006 conference]
Impressions from EuroTeX 2006
  Gábor Bella     [Introductory — informal introduction to and review of EuroTeX 2006, with photos]
 
Typography
Would Aldus Manutius have used TeX?
  András Virágvölgyi     [Introductory — beginnings of typography and the Aldine workshop]
 
Macros
The colourful side of TeX
  Katalin Fried et al.     [Introductory — recollections of TeX adventures through the years]
13 
 
Software & Tools
Opening up the type
  Taco Hoekwater     [Intermediate — high-level plan for supporting OpenType in luaTeX and pdfTeX]
16 
MetaPost developments—autumn 2006
  Taco Hoekwater     [Intermediate — new features and fixes in the forthcoming MetaPost release]
18 
Managing a network TeX installation under Windows
  Siep Kroonenberg     [Intermediate — procedures and tips for a MiKTeX-based site-wide installation]
22 
Typography based on-line help on TeX
  Gyöngyi Bujdosó     [Introductory — towards an on-line TeX help system including typographical assistance]
28 
Automatic non-standard hyphenation in OpenOffice.org
  László Németh     [Intermediate Plus — extending TeX's hyphenation algorithm to handle spelling changes and more]
32 
What tools do ConTeXt users have?
  Hans Hagen     [Intermediate Plus — review of tools for manipulating the TeX environment, graphics, and more]
38 
KöMaL CD—The execution
  Ildikó Miklós     [Introductory — making the archives of a century-old journal accessible online]
43 
 
Electronic documents
A pdfLaTeX-based automated journal production system
  Thierry Bouche     [Intermediate Plus — design of a generic system for production of many scientific journals]
45 
Server side PDF generation based on LaTeX templates
  István Bencze, Balázs Fark, László Hatala, and Péter Jeszenszky     [Intermediate — survey of free Java tools for PDF generation and LaTeX integration, with examples]
51 
 
Software & Tools
Managing a math exercise database with LaTeX
  Péter Szabó and András Hraskó     [Intermediate Plus — using LaTeX as source for a database with multiple output forms]
57 
 
Fonts
The making of a (TeX) font
  Taco Hoekwater and Hans Hagen     [Introductory — from cow (and a few sheep) drawings to digital letterforms]
62 
Font installation the shallow way
  Siep Kroonenberg     [Intermediate — examples of simple font installation using afm2pl and afm2tfm]
66 
Font verification and comparison in examples
  Karel Píška     [Advanced — detailed examples and tools for exacting font comparisons]
71 
 
Bibliographies
MlBibTeX meets ConTeXt
  Jean-Michel Hufflen     [Advanced — adding support for ConTeXt to MlBibTeX]
76 
 
Tutorial
Appendix G illuminated
  Bogusław Jackowski     [Advanced — illustrations and explanations of fine points of TeX's math typesetting]
83 
 
Omega
Open-belly surgery in Ω2
  Yannis Haralambous , Gábor Bella and Atif Gulzar     [Advanced — radical reorganization of Omega to support general modularity and textemes]
91 
New hyphenation techniques in Ω2
  Yannis Haralambous     [Advanced — supporting generalized hyphenation routines]
98 
 
Abstracts
EuroTeX 2006 abstracts
  Fahmy, Hagen, Henkel, Hufflen, Radó, Schröder, Szabó     
104 
 
News
Calendar      106 
 
TUG Business
Institutional members      107 
TUG 2007 election      107 
 
Advertisements
TeX consulting and production services      108 


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