TeXmate 2 --- Comprehensive Chess Annotation in LaTeX Federico Garcia, 2006 CONTENTS texmate.dtx texmate.ins texmate.pdf texmatemanual.pdf texmatemanual.tex readme.txt DESCRIPTION TeXmate formats chess games from very simple ascii input. The clean "1. e4 e5; 2. Nf3 Nc6; 3. Bb5 a6" will produce the same results as the sloppier "1 e4 e5; Nf3 Nc6 3.. Bb5 a6". The resulting format is fully customizable. There are 4 levels of commentary: 1 is the main game, 2-3 are commentaries. Each has its fonts, punctuation marks, etc., and these are also customizable. The second version has the ability to create diagrams of the position on the board at any time, working in connection with package skak. DOCUMENTATION The user's manual is file texmate2manual.pdf. The commented code is produced by running LaTeX on texmate.dtx. INSTALLATION Run TeX on texmate.ins. This will create texmate.sty, the package file, which should go in the "tex\latex\texmate" folder. The dtx and ins to "\source\latex\texmate" The pdf's and the tex to "\doc\latex\texmate" It's a good idea to install the skak package as well, for the fonts. But the font files come here in case you want to install them manually.
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TeXmate – Comprehensive chess annotation in LaTeX
TeXmate formats chess games from very simple ascii input. The clean “1. e4 e5; 2. Nf3 Nc6; 3. Bb5 a6” will produce the same results as the sloppier “1 e4 e5; Nf3 Nc6 3.. Bb5 a6”. The resulting format is fully customizable.There are 4 levels of commentary: 1 is the main game, 2-3 are commentaries. Each has its fonts, punctuation marks, etc., and these are also customizable. The package includes a tool for the creation of diagrams. The package works in conjunction with skak to produce diagrams of the current position automatically. For chess fonts, the package uses the chessfss system.
|License||The LaTeX Project Public License|
|Copyright||2005,2006 Federico Garcia|
|Contained in||TeXlive as texmate|
|MikTeX as texmate|
process game diagrams, gamebooks, and other amusements|