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makedtx v0.94b : a Perl script to help create .dtx and .ins files

Last Modified : 19 August 2007

Author        : Nicola Talbot

Files         : makedtx.dtx - documented source file
                makedtx.ins - installation script

The makedtx bundle is provided to help LaTeX2e developers to write the code and
documentation in separate files, and then combine them into a single .dtx
file for distribution.  It automatically generates the character table, and also
writes the associated installation (.ins) script.

To extract the code do:

latex makedtx.ins

To extract the documentation do:

pdflatex makedtx.dtx
pdflatex makedtx.dtx

Read the documentation for installation instructions.

This material is subject to the LaTeX Project Public License.
See http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/help/Catalogue/licenses.lppl.html for
the details of that license.



Name Notes


Name Size Date Notes
README 900 2007-08-19 16:17
makedtx.dtx 57030 2007-08-19 16:17
makedtx.ins 1074 2007-08-19 16:17

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makedtx – Perl script to help gen­er­ate dtx and ins files

The makedtx bun­dle is pro­vided to help LaTeX2ε de­vel­op­ers to write the code and doc­u­men­ta­tion in sep­a­rate files, and then com­bine them into a sin­gle .dtx file for dis­tri­bu­tion. It au­to­mat­i­cally gen­er­ates the char­ac­ter ta­ble, and also writes the as­so­ci­ated in­stal­la­tion (.ins) script.

Pack­age De­tailsmakedtx
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Copy­right2007 Ni­cola Tal­bot
Main­tainerNi­cola Tal­bot
Con­tained inTeX Live as makedtx
MiKTeX as makedtx
Topics sup­port for pack­age de­vel­op­ment
See also sty2dtx
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