# Suggestions for mpattern

The following packages have something in common with the package mpattern. The packages are ordered in decreasing similarity.

- threeddice: Create images of dice with one, two, or three faces showing, using METAPOST
- metapost-colorbrewer: An implementation of the colorbrewer2.org colours for METAPOST
- m3d: Extension of plain METAPOST for 3D graphics
- mp3d: 3D animations
- suanpan: METAPOST macros for drawing Chinese and Japanese abaci
- metauml: METAPOST library for typesetting UML diagrams
- hershey-mp: METAPOST support for the Hershey font file format
- metago: METAPOST output of Go positions
- wordcloud: Drawing wordclouds with METAPOST and Lua
- mpchess: Drawing chess boards and positions with METAPOST
- bpolynomial: Drawing polynomial functions of up to order 3
- cmarrows: METAPOST arrows and braces in the Computer Modern style
- epsincl: Include EPS in METAPOST figures
- hatching: METAPOST macros for hatching interior of closed paths
- interpol: Add interpolation to METAPOST graph package
- metaobj: METAPOST package providing high-level objects
- metapost-matlab: METAPOST data plotting in Matlab style
- splines: METAPOST macros for drawing cubic spline interpolants
- txp: Draw text along a path
- textpath: Setting text along a path with METAPOST
- exteps: Include EPS figures in METAPOST
- featpost: METAPOST macros for 3D
- latexmp: Interface for LaTeX-based typesetting in METAPOST
- automata: Finite state machines, graphs and trees in METAPOST
- shapes: Draw polygons, reentrant stars, and fractions in circles with METAPOST
- blockdraw_mp: Block diagrams and bond graphs, with METAPOST
- dviincl: Include a DVI page into METAPOST output
- drv: Derivation trees with METAPOST
- mparrows: METAPOST module with different types of arrow heads
- makecirc: A METAPOST library for drawing electrical circuit diagrams
- piechartmp: Draw pie-charts using METAPOST