CTAN update: Asymptote

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Fri May 16 12:17:57 CEST 2014

the daemon whispers over my tinnitus...

> Name of contribution: Asymptote
> Author's name: Andy Hammerlindl and John C. Bowman
> Package version:  2.29
> Location on CTAN: graphics/asymptote/
> Summary description: 2D & 3D TeX-Aware Vector Graphics Language
> License type: lgpl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> A locale bug that interfered with the 3D PRC camera transformation was
> fixed.  Minimum OpenGL window constraints were removed in favour of
> the viewportsize variable. The transform(u,v,O) function, which
> projects onto the plane spanned by u and v through point O, was
> fixed. Numerical overflow issues in quadraticroots and cubicroots were
> fixed. The documentation was updated.
> The TeX bidirectional pipe was overhauled to support the context tex
> engine again. The luatex and lualatex tex engines were enabled. The
> inline option used by the asymptote.sty LaTeX package and the
> inlineimage option used for generating external PRC files were
> fixed. Portability issues were addressed.
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> Announcement required: Yes
> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.ctan.org/pkg/Asymptote
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/graphics/asymptote/

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

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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