New on CTAN: coloring
The coloring package makes it possible to define colors automatically by their names. - It's useful in drawing a tikz picture. - It's useful in designing a beamer theme. Using the package, you don't need to write \definecolor before using a color.
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Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese
coloring – Define missing colors by their names
This package makes it possible to define colors automatically by their names. This can be useful in drawing TikZ pictures and designing beamer themes. Using the package, you don't need to write \definecolor before using a color.