CTAN update: xcolor 2.02

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Sat Mar 26 08:40:07 CET 2005

On Thu, 24 Mar 2005 Uwe Lück uploaded version 2.02 of the package


to CTAN.

Xcolor provides easy driver-independent access to several kinds of color
tints, shades, tones, and mixes of arbitrary colors.  It allows a user to
select a document-wide target color model and offers complete tools for
conversion between eight color models.  Additionally, there is a command
for alternating row colors plus repeated non-aligned material (like
horizontal lines) in tables.  Colors can be mixed like

Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/xcolor/
Summary description: Driver-independent color extensions for LaTeX and pdfLaTeX
License type: lppl

Announcement text:
2005/03/24 v2.02
* New features:
    - \aftergroupedef command to reproduce \aftergroupdef's behaviour
      prior to v2.01;
    - xcolor's homepage www.ukern.de/tex/xcolor.html now provides also
      a ready-to-run TDS-compliant archive containing all required
* Changes:
    - \rowcolors and friends are solely enabled by the `table' option;
    - \@ifxempty changed back to more robust variant of v2.00.
* Bugfixes:
    - \psset{linecolor=\ifcase\foo red\or green\or blue\fi} did not work
      with `pstricks' (error introduced in v2.01).

Thanks for the update.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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