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README
Description
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The colorwav package is a package that allows one to specify a wavelength (default
in nanometers) and retrieve the RGB value based upon code written by Dan Bruton.

Installation
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To install this package, run colorwav.ins through LaTeX.  This will generate 
a file called colorwav.sty.  Put this file somewhere where LaTeX will find 
it---for instance localtexmf/tex/latex/colorwav/  (note that you will need 
to create the folder colorwav).

If you are using MikTeX, you then need to refresh the file name database 
by using MikTeX Options


License
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This package is released under the GNU Lesser General Public License.  See
http://www.gnu.org/licenses/licenses.html#LGPL for more details.

Contact
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Any bugs may be reported to the author by sending an email to the address with
the first part being nsetzer, then an at sign, the next part is umd, and 
finally it ends in dot edu.

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (102.2k).

colorwav – Colours by wavelength of visible light

The package allows the user to obtain an RGB value (suitable for use in the color package) from a wavelength of light. The default unit is nanometres, but other units may be used.

Note that this function is also available within xcolor.

Packagecolorwav
Version1.0
LicensesGNU Lesser General Public License
Copyright2007 Nick Setzer
MaintainerNick Setzer
Contained inTeX Live as colorwav
MiKTeX as colorwav
TopicsColour
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