CTAN package update: pst-slpe

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Wed Oct 5 16:26:45 CEST 2005

Herbert Voss writes:

> I have uploaded pst-slpe.tgz to the UK mirror.
> Please replace all files with the ones in
> /graphics/pstricks/pst-slpe/
> PSTricks contains the pst-grad package, which provides a gradient
> fill style for arbitrary shapes but it has some deficiencies.
> pst-slpe instead has some more features:
> 1. permitts the user to specify an arbitrary number of colours,
>     along with the points at which these are to be reached.
> 2. conversion between RGB and HSV is done behind the
>     scene.
> 3. provides concentric and radial gradients.
> 4. with version 1.1 pst-slpe uses the xkeyval package for the
>     extended key handling.

i've installed the new files as requested, and updated the catalogue.

thanks for the upload.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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