CTAN Update: tcolorbox

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Thu Apr 28 18:46:58 CEST 2016

Thomas F. Sturm submitted an update to the



Version:  3.91  2016-04-27
License:  lppl1.3

Summary description:  Coloured boxes, for LaTeX examples and theorems, etc

Announcement text:

 - bug fix: '\tcbline' was indented when setting '\parindent' inside a box

 - bug fix: 'minimum for equal height group' changed current equal
            height group and settings with 'em' or 'ex' units were
            converted to 0pt                

 - bug fix: setting '-output-directory' and 'outputdir=' for the minted
            package broke \tcblisting for 'listing engine=minted'                             
 - documentation: biber problem with latin1 encoding circumvented

 - new options:
   'minimum for current equal height group'

 - library 'theorems':
   * new option: 'label separator'
 - new library 'vignette' for ornamental frames:
   * new fadings: 'semi west', 'semi east', 'semi north', 'semi south'
   * new macros: '\tcbvignette'
   * new options:
     'xmin', 'xmax', 'ymin', 'ymax',
     'lower left corner', 'upper right corner', 'inside node', 'outside node',
     'over node', 'over node offset', 'north size', 'south size', 'east size',
     'west size', 'size', 'north style', 'south style', 'east style', 'west style',
     'draw method', 'fade out', 'semi fade out', 'fade in', 'semi fade in',
     'base color', 'raised color', 'lowered color',
     'underlay vignette', 'underlay raised fading vignette',
     'underlay raised shading vignette', 'underlay shade in vignette',
     'finish vignette', 'finish raised fading vignette', 'finish fading vignette'

 - library 'raster':
   * new environment: 'tcboxeditemize'


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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra RĂ¼be-Pugliese

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