Upload to CTAN

Rainer Schöpf rainer.schoepf at proteosys.com
Wed Jan 15 22:01:24 CET 2003

On Tue, 14 Jan 2003, Christian Gollwitzer wrote:

 > I´ve uploaded the first official version of ShapePatch to CTAN. It is on
 > the server dante.ctan.org in the directory "/incoming/shapepatch" I
 > created.
 > ShapePatch is a patch against transfig, that adds a new output driver.
 > This driver writes definitions for the TeX macro "shapepar" by Donald
 > Arsenau. Defining such shapes is normally crucial, using this driver one
 > can sketch the shape in XFig and then convert it to shapepar. Details
 > can be found in the attached readme file.
 > Since it is a patch to transfig, I think the best place for it is a
 > subdirectory beyond the graphics/transfig or a separate directory
 > graphics/transfig-shape.
 > As for the license, it should be the same as transfig, which is listed
 > as "GPL" in your Catalogue.

Thanks for the upload. Installing your patch within the graphics/transfig
tree is not easily possible, as this tree is mirrored. I have therefore
taken the liberty to install it in


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  Rainer Schöpf

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