CTAN update: storebox

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Tue Dec 20 13:54:21 CET 2011

the daemon wrote:

> Name of contribution: storebox
> Author's name: Martin Scharrer
> Package version: v1.3
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/storebox/
> Summary description: v1.3: patches for PGF pdftex driver in order to
>		       support transparency and shadings
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This update adds automatic loaded patches for the PGF pdftex driver in
> order to support transparent material and shadings together in one
> storebox. The driver currently misses \immediate before several
> \pdfxform's.  Many thanks to Alexander Grahn again for pointing this out.
> The corresponding bug report can be found at
> https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=752792&aid=3462542&group_id=142562. 
> Future versions of the driver might make the patches redundant, but
> they are provided nevertheless as an immediate workaround and also in
> order to support older versions of TikZ/PGF.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/help/Catalogue/entries/storebox.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/storebox/

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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