CTAN update: pstricks base

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Thu Feb 11 17:39:48 CET 2010

Herbert Voss wrote:

> I uploaded pstricks.tgz to the uk CTAN node.
> Please delete _all_ files and subdirectories of
> /graphics/pstricks/base/
> and put the new ones in there

i have installed the new version and updated the catalogue repository.

> this version of the basic PSTricks package uses
> the extended keyval handling of pst-xkey to get
> rid of dependencies to other packages. A lot of
> stuff from the experimental package pstricks-add
> is now part of this basic package. For more
> information read the documentation pst-news10.pdf
> and the ones of pstricks-add, pst-plot, and pst-node
> pstricks.tex --------
> 2.00  2010-02-11  - use pst-xkey to get rid of dependencies with
>                     other packages
>                   - add linestyle symbol
>                   - fixed bug with \hskip and fnode in psmatrix
>                     with a new \pshspace#1
>                   - moved the algebraic option from pstricks-add
>                     to the main pstricks.tex
> pstricks.sty --------
> 0.41  2010-02-11  - message for loading pst-fp

Users may view the package's catalogue entry at
or browse the package's directory at

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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