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curves – Curves for picture environment

The draws curves in the stan­dard pic­ture en­vi­ron­ment us­ing parabo­las be­tween data points with con­tin­u­ous slope at joins; for cir­cles and arcs, it uses up to 16 parabo­las. The pack­age also draws sym­bols or dash pat­terns along curves.

The pack­age pro­vides fa­cil­i­ties equiv­a­lent to tech­ni­cal pens with com­passes and French curves. Curves con­sist of short se­cants drawn by over­lap­ping disks or line-draw­ing \spe­cial com­mands se­lected by pack­age op­tions.

Li­censeThe Project Public Li­cense
Copy­right1991–1996,2000 Ian Ma­claine-cross
Main­tainerIan Ma­claine-Cross
Con­tained inTeX Live as curves
MiKTeX as curves
Topics draw (para­met­ric) curves
graph­ics pro­duced by one of the * en­gines

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