[metapost] Fwd: New CTAN package: mpcolornames

Stephan Hennig stephanhennig at arcor.de
Mon Aug 1 00:02:54 CEST 2011

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Betreff: New CTAN package: mpcolornames
Datum: Wed, 27 Jul 2011 01:09:45 +0200 (CEST)
Von: Rainer Schöpf <rainer at dante.de>
Organisation: Comprehensive TeX Archive Network
An: ctan-ann at dante.de

On Fri, 15 Jul 2011 Stephan Hennig submitted the



Summary description: color names for MetaPost
License type: lppl

Announcement text:
The MetaPost format plain.mp provides only five built-in color names
(variables), all defined in the RGB model: red, green and blue for the
primary colors and black and white.  The mpcolornames package makes more
than 500 color names from different color sets in different color models
available to MetaPost.  Color sets include X11, SVG, DVIPS and xcolor


This package is located at
.  More information is at
(if the package is new it may take a day for that information to
appear).  We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org .
Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .

Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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