New xfig/TransFig submission to CTAN
Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Fri Dec 20 18:43:06 CET 2002
Brian V. Smith writes:
> I have just uploaded the drawing package xfig and its postprocessor package
> TransFig into /incoming on ftp.tex.ac.uk.
> The files are:
> and they should go in /pub/archive/graphics.
> Here is the blurb for both packages:
> Xfig is a menu-driven tool that allows the user to draw and manipulate objects
> interactively in an X window. The resulting pictures can be saved, printed
> on postscript printers or converted to a variety of other formats (e.g. to
> allow inclusion in LaTeX documents).
> TransFig is a set of tools for creating TeX documents with graphics
> which are portable, in the sense that they can be printed in a wide
> variety of environments.
> The fig2dev program is a general program for translating from Fig code to
> other graphics desciption languages.
> The xfig drawing program directly calls fig2dev to translate Fig files
> to the various output languages.
i've installed the new material in graphics/xfig and
graphics/transfig, as appropriate, and have pushed the new versions
out to the other ctans.
thanks for the upload.
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