CTAN has a new package: pst-pdgr

CTAN Announcements ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Mon May 22 14:18:38 CEST 2006

A new package has been installed at tug.ctan.org and should be at your
favorite mirror by now.

Jim Hefferon
St Michael's College


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

Name of contribution: pst-pdgr
Author's name: Boris Veytsman
Location on CTAN: /graphics/pstricks/contrib/pedigree/pst-pdgr
Summary description: Package for Creating Medical Pedigree with 
  PSTricks and LaTeX
License type: lppl

Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
This package is a set of macros based on PSTricks to draw medical
pedigrees according to the recommendations for standardized human
pedigree nomenclature.  The drawing commands place the symbols on a
pspicture canvas.  An interface for making trees is also provided.
The package can be used both with LaTeX and PlainTeX.  A separate
Perl program for generating TeX files from spreadsheets is
provided in the sibling directory on CTAN.

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