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CTAN Update: beamer

Date: January 2, 2017 8:42:39 PM CET
Joseph Wright submitted an update to the beamer package. Version: 3.37 2017-01-01 License: lppl1.3 Summary description: A LaTeX class for producing presentations and slides Announcement text:
beamer v3.37: - Require e-TeX - Use standard font set up for operators - Handle whitespace in font of "\end{frame}" in fragile frames - Set colour of \item correctly when \alert is active - Address issues with \color in lists - Activate hyperlinks with natbib - Add a nokeywords option for beamerarticle - Formally deprecate \frame syntax - Avoid colour specials at start of minipages
The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/beamer The package’s files themselves can be inspected at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/beamer/
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese
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beamer – A class for producing presentations and slides

The beamer class can be used for producing slides. The class works in both PostScript and direct PDF output modes, using the pgf graphics system for visual effects.

Content is created in the frame environment, and each frame can be made up of a number of slides using a simple notation for specifying material to appear on each slide within a frame. Short versions of title, authors, institute can also be specified as optional parameters. Whole frame graphics are supported by plain frames. The class supports figure and table environments, transparency effects, varying slide transitions and animations. Beamer also provides compatibility with other packages like prosper.

The package now incorporates the functionality of the former translator package, which is used for customising the package for use in other language environments.

Beamer depends on the following other packages: atbegshi, etoolbox, hyperref, ifpdf, pgf, and translator.

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