CTAN has a new package: wallpaper

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Fri Dec 24 14:58:21 CET 2004

A new package has been installed at tug.ctan.org and should soon -- unless
the holidy rush slows it down -- be at your favorite mirror.

Thanks for the contribution,
Jim Hefferon


The following information was provided by the package's contributor.

Name of contribution: wallpaper
Author's name: Michael H.F. Wilkinson
Location on CTAN: /macros/latex/contrib/wallpaper
Summary description: Easy addition of wallpapers (background images) to 
  LaTeX documents, including tiling.
License type: lppl

Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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This collection contains files to add wallpapers (background images) to
LaTeX documents. It uses the eso-pic.sty package, but provides simple 
commands to include effects such as tiling. An example is provided, which 
works under both LaTeX and pdfLaTeX. A (pdf) manual is provided as well.
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You can have a look at the package at
although you may get a better network connection by visiting a mirror 
of CTAN that is near to you; see 

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