Bug#350336: ITP: latex-mk -- tool for managing LaTeX projects
Owner: Rafael Laboissiere <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* Package name : latex-mk
Version : 1.15
Upstream Author : Dan McMahill <dmcmahill@NetBSD.org>
* URL : http://latex-mk.sourceforge.net/
* License : BSD-like (see below)
Description : tool for managing LaTeX projects
LaTeX-Mk is a collection of Makefile fragments and shell scripts for
managing small to large sized LaTeX projects. The typical LaTeX-Mk
input file is simply a series of variable definitions in a Makefile
for the project. After creating a simple Makefile the user can easily
perform all required steps to do such tasks as: preview the document,
print the document, or produce a PDF file. LaTeX-Mk will keep track
of files that have changed and how to run the various programs that
are needed to produce the output.
A preliminary version of the package is available at the following
I am aware of an ITP for a similar package: latexmk
(http://bugs.debian.org/344562). I will try to coordiante with its
maintainer to get the packages referencing each other in their descriptions.
This are the upstream license terms (for a discussion in debian-legal about
it, see http://lists.debian.org/debian-legal/2006/01/msg00601.html):
All of the actual .mk code, postscript files, scripts, etc, unless
otherwise noted, are covered by the following copyright:
Copyright (c) 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 Dan McMahill
All rights reserved.
This code is derived from software written by Dan McMahill
Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the
documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
3. All advertising materials mentioning features or use of this software
must display the following acknowledgement:
This product includes software developed Dan McMahill
4. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote products
derived from this software without specific prior written permission.
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