# New on CTAN: asy-overview

Date: June 5, 2024 10:44:30 AM CEST

Jim Hefferon submitted the
asy-overview
package.
Version: 1.04 2024-05-26
License: cc-by-sa-4
Summary description: A brief overview of the Asymptote language for drawing mathematical graphics
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A brief overview of the Asymptote language for drawing mathematical graphics. It illustrates with a few familiar Calculus examples. You can work through it in a couple of hours to see if you may want to try it for your own figures.

The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at https://ctan.org/pkg/asy-overview The package’s files themselves can be inspected at https://mirrors.ctan.org/info/asy-overview/

Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese

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A brief overview of the Asymptote language for drawing mathematical graphics. It illustrates with a few familiar Calculus examples. You can work through it in a couple of hours to see if you may want to try it for your own figures.

The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at https://ctan.org/pkg/asy-overview The package’s files themselves can be inspected at https://mirrors.ctan.org/info/asy-overview/

Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese

CTAN is run entirely by volunteers and supported by TeX user groups. Please join a user group or donate to one, see https://ctan.org/lugs

## asy-overview – A brief overview of the Asymptote language for drawing mathematical graphics

Asymptote is a programming language for creating mathematical graphics. This document gives you a quick overview, illustrating with a few familiar Calculus examples. Readers can work through it in a couple of hours to get a feel for the system’s strengths, and if they are interested then go on to a full tutorial or the official reference.

Package | asy-overview |

Version | 1.04 2024-05-26 |

Maintainer | Jim Hefferon |