CTAN update: MPchess

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Thu Apr 27 15:59:26 CEST 2023

Maxime Chupin submitted an update to the



Version:  0.6 2023-04-26
License:  lppl1.3c gpl2+

Summary description:  Drawing chess boards and positions with MetaPost

Announcement text:
 Warning, this update breaks backward compatibility.

 - Fixed bugs concerning castling management, and moves ambiguities
   in pgn format.

 - Changed set_white_color to set_white_squares_color and
   set_black_color to set_black_squares_color.

 - Change set_no_coords to hide_coordinates and set_coords to

 - Change set_whos_to_move to show_whos_to_move and
   unset_whos_to_move to hide_whos_to_move.

 - Change set_coords_inside and set_coords_outside to
   Change set_coords_font to set_coordinates_font.


The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at

The package’s files themselves can be inspected at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra Rübe-Pugliese


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