New on CTAN: mpchess

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Sat Mar 25 23:47:03 CET 2023

Maxime Chupin submitted the



Version number: 0.1 2023-03-23
License type: lppl1.3c

Summary description: MPchess: drawing chess boards and positions with MetaPost

Announcement text:

This package allows you to draw chess boards and positions. The appearance of
the drawings is modern and largely inspired by what is offered by the excellent
web site []( Relying on METAPOST probably
allows more graphic flexibility than the excellent LaTeX packages.

_This package is in beta version, do not hesitate to report bugs, as well as
requests for improvement_.


This package is located at

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Ina Dau


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