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Direc­tory tex-archive/info/dtxtut

	       | By Scott Pakin, scott+dtx@pakin.org |

This tutorial is intended for advanced LaTeX2e users who want to learn
how to create .ins and .dtx files for distributing their homebrewed
classes and style files.

Distributed files include:

   README        -- This file
   dtxtut.pdf    -- Preformatted tutorial
   dtxtut.tex    -- Tutorial source code (LaTeX2e)
   skeleton.ins  -- A sample .ins file (generates .sty)
   skeleton.dtx  -- A sample .dtx file (generates .sty)
   cskeleton.ins -- A sample .ins file (generates .cls)
   cskeleton.dtx -- A sample .dtx file (generates .cls)

The author would like to thank the following people (in alphabetical
order) for their suggestions on improving dtxtut and the skeleton

   * Robin Fairbairns
   * Marcel Heldoorn
   * Rolf Niepraschk
   * Hans Fredrik Nordhaug


Name Size Date Notes
README 971 2004-11-05 08:45
cskele­ton.dtx 3971 2004-11-05 08:45
cskele­ton.ins 1952 2004-11-05 08:45
dtx­tut.pdf 263687 2004-11-05 08:45
dtx­tut.tex 70409 2004-11-05 08:45
skele­ton.dtx 3861 2004-11-05 08:45
skele­ton.ins 1951 2004-11-05 08:45

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (207.9k).

How to Pack­age Your LaTeX Pack­age – Tu­to­rial on writ­ing .dtx and .ins files

This tu­to­rial is in­tended for ad­vanced LaTeX2ε users who want to learn how to cre­ate .ins and .dtx files for dis­tribut­ing their home­brewed classes and pack­age files.

Pack­age De­tailsHow to Pack­age Your LaTeX Pack­age
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerScott Pakin
Con­tained inTeX Live as dtx­tut
Topics tu­to­rial ma­te­rial for LaTeX pro­gram­ming
See also sty2dtx
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