contour.sty -- printing a contour for a text This package generates a colored contour around a given text in order to enable printing text over a background without the need of a color box around the text. By default this is done by placing copies of the text around the text itself and can be switched to use real outlines if supported by the backend driver. Automatic installation: ======================= Run the Makefile by using make all or even make install Manual installation: ==================== 1. Run latex contour.ins 2. Copy contour.sty to a directory of the LaTeX search path. 3. Documentation is available in contour.pdf or by running pdflatex contour.dtx pdflatex contour.dtx makeindex -s gind.ist contour makeindex -s gglo.ist -o contour.gls contour.glo pdflatex contour.dtx This program can be redistributed and/or modified under the terms of the LaTeX Project Public License Distributed from CTAN archives in directory macros/latex/base/lppl.txt; either version 1 of the License, or any later version. 2004/08/23 Harald Harders firstname.lastname@example.org
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contour – Print a coloured contour around text
This package generates a coloured contour around a given text in order to enable printing text over a background without the need of a coloured box around the text.
The LaTeX Project Public License|
|Copyright||1999–2004 Harald Harders, Morten Høgholm|
|Contained in||TeX Live as contour|
|MiKTeX as contour|
typesetting in colour|
highlighting typeset material, fancy frames, watermarks, etc.