New package on CTAN: Hobby

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Wed Sep 5 14:03:59 CEST 2012

the daemon says:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: Hobby
> Author's name: Andrew Stacey
> Package version: 1
> Location on CTAN: graphics/pgf/contrib/hobby
> Summary description: Implementation of Hobby's algorithm for TikZ/PGF
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> This package defines a path generation function for TikZ/PGF which
> implements Hobby's algorithm for a path built out of Bezier curves
> which passes through a given set of points. 
> The implementation is in LaTeX3.  It can be used as as a TikZ `to path`.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new package, and made an entry
for it in the catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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