# picmac – A picture mode in Plain TeX

The package provides a subset of LaTeX's facilities, but also has quadratic spline macros.

Sources | `/systems/knuth/local/lib/picmac.tex` |

License | Knuth License |

Maintainer | Donald E. Knuth |

Contained in | TeX Live as plain |

MiKTeX as miktex-tex-base | |

Topics |
draw (parametric) curves graphics produced by one of the *TeX engines |

## Suggestions

Maybe you are interested in the following packages as well.

- knuth-local: Knuth's local information
- knuth-lib: A small library of METAFONT sources
- bez123: Support for Bezier curves
- hobby: An implementation of Hobby’s algorithm for PGF/TikZ