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package: textpath v1.6 2007/02/11
author: Stephan Hennig (

This MetaPost package provides macros to typeset text along
a free path with the help of LaTeX, thereby preserving kerning
and allowing for 8-bit input (accented characters).

To install the package put the files into the following
directories in a local textmf tree and update the file
name data base.


Usage Notes
See file textpath.pdf.

Happy TeXing!
Stephan Hennig


Name Size Date Notes
CHANGES 421 2007-02-11 01:00
README 900 2007-02-10 01:00 15155 2007-02-11 01:00
textpath.pdf 253738 2007-02-11 01:00
textpath.tex 38560 2007-02-11 01:00 7350 2007-02-11 01:00
textpathfigs.tex 378 2006-12-05 01:00
textpathmp.sty 534 2006-11-23 01:00

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textpath – Set­ting text along a path with

This pack­age pro­vides macros to type­set text along a free path with the help of LaTeX, thereby pre­serv­ing kern­ing and al­low­ing for 8-bit in­put (ac­cented char­ac­ters).

Pack­age De­tailstextpath
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerStephan Hen­nig
Con­tained inTeXlive as textpath
MikTeX as textpath
Topics text within graph­ics (drawn or over­laid)
See also pst-text
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