# Another colorful question...

David Carlisle d.p.carlisle at gmail.com
Mon Dec 20 02:15:06 CET 2021

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On Mon, 20 Dec 2021 at 00:04, Walt Burkhard <burkhard at cs.ucsd.edu> wrote:

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> Currently I am using a less than optimal approach in which I
> have modified a TeX-live file not in the ../tex-local/... .
>  .../texlive/YYYY/tex-dist/tex/latex/graphics-def/dvips.def
> by adding the following line at the end of the file
> \input /usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/tex/plain/local/colordef.tex
>
>
It's not really clear what your question is but I wouldn't modify dvips.def
(well, I would if I was me, I wouldn't if I was you:-)  just put a
`mycolors.tex` in the local directory alongside your colordef.tex that has

\input color
\input colordef

\input mycolors