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tabfigures - Using tabular figures with LaTeX
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The tabfigures package is a collection of patches for using
tabular figures in some LaTeX environments where numbers should
line up vertically such as the table of contents and enumerations.

Usage
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To use this package, include

    \usepackage[<options>]{tabfigures}

in the preamble of your LaTeX document. See the PDF documentation for
the available options and other details.

Installation
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1. Run `latex tabfigures.ins` to generate the LaTeX package.

2. Create the following directories in a local texmf tree:

   - doc/latex/tabfigures
   - tex/latex/tabfigures

3. Copy all necessary files into the texmf tree:

   - tabfigures.pdf goes to doc/latex/tabfigures
   - tabfigures.sty goes to tex/latex/tabfigures

4. Afterwards, you may need to regenerate the file database:

    texhash

License
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Copyright (c) 2007 by Andreas Bühmann  
Copyright (c) 2012 by Michael Ummels <michael.ummels@rwth-aachen.de>

This work may be distributed and modified under the terms and conditions of the
LaTeX Project Public License, version 1.3c or greater (your choice).
The latest version of this license is in
  http://www.latex-project.org/lppl.txt
and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of LaTeX
version 2005/12/01 or later.

This work has the LPPL maintenance status `maintained'.

The Current Maintainer of this work is Michael Ummels.

This work consists of the files tabfigures.dtx, tabfigures.ins and
the derived files tabfigures.sty and tabfigures.pdf.

Files

Name Size Date Notes
README 1590 2012-01-24 15:10
tabfigures.dtx 15245 2012-01-24 16:26
tabfigures.ins 1612 2012-01-24 15:10
tabfigures.pdf 245630 2012-01-24 16:47

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (245.8k).

tab­fig­ures – Main­tain ver­ti­cal align­ment of fig­ures

Knuth de­signed his orig­i­nal fonts with tab­u­lar fig­ures (fig­ures whose width is uni­form); this makes some lay­out prob­lems rather sim­ple. In more re­cent times, fonts (such as Min­ion Pro), which of­fer pro­por­tion­ally spaced fig­ures, are in­creas­ingly be­ing used.

The pack­age pro­vides mech­a­nisms whereby such pro­por­tional fig­ures may still be aligned in tab­u­lar style (for ex­am­ple, in the ta­ble of con­tents).

Pack­age De­tailstab­fig­ures
Ver­sion1.1
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense 1.3
Copy­right2011 Michael Um­mels
Main­tainerMichael Um­mels
Con­tained inTeXlive as tab­fig­ures
MikTeX as tab­fig­ures
Topics font se­lec­tion, map­ping, etc.
sup­port for vari­a­tions of ty­po­graphic style
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