CTAN Update: tcolorbox

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Tue Mar 1 20:02:57 CET 2016

Thomas F. Sturm submitted an update to the



Version:  3.90  2016-02-29
License:  lppl1.3

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

Announcement text:

 - bug fix: 'height fill' after headings (nobreak) produced an error

 - implementation for 'before' and 'before skip' changed to avoid spacing
   problems when there is a page break before breakable/unbreakable boxes

 - the 'height fill' option can be applied also for boxed inside a tcbraster

 - new options:
   'add to natural height', 'space to', 'use height from group' (new default)

 - new macros:
   '\tcbheightspace', '\tcbtextwidth', '\tcbtextheight'

 - library 'skins':
   * 'halign title' works with 'boxed title' now
   * 'boxed title style' changed to be stackable
   * better support for titles at the bottom of the box
   * new skin: 'tile'
   * new options:
     'blankest', 'tile', 'no boxed title style', 'boxed title size',
     'attach boxed title to bottom', 'attach boxed title to bottom*',
     'attach boxed title to top', 'attach boxed title to top*',
     'flip title'

 - library 'raster':
   * new environment:
   * new options:
     'raster multicolumn', 'raster multirow'

 - library 'documentation':
   removal of some unwanted blanks


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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra RĂ¼be-Pugliese

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