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CTAN up­date: glos­saries

Date: April 21, 2016 11:06:34 PM CEST
Ni­cola Tal­bot sub­mit­ted an up­date to the glos­saries pack­age. Ver­sion num­ber: 4.22 2016-04-19 Li­cense type: lp­pl1.3 Sum­mary de­scrip­tion: Create glos­saries and lists of acronyms An­nounce­ment text:
* glos­saries.sty: - added \gls at ara­bic­page - added \ifglswral­low­prim­i­tive­mods - added \glsen­try­ti­tle­case * glos­sary-tree.sty: - new for­mat­ting com­mands \glstree­group­head­erfmt and \glstreenav­i­ga­tionfmt to make it eas­ier to cus­tomize styles - new com­mand \gls­find­widest­to­plevel­name * glos­sary-mcols.sty: - hard-coded \textbf re­placed with \glstree­group­head­erfmt or \glstreenav­i­ga­tionfmt, as ap­pro­pri­ate - added new styles mcol­in­dexs­pan­nav, mcoltreespan­nav, mcoltreenon­ames­pan­nav, mco­lalt­treespan­nav * glos­sary-list.sty: - new for­mat­ting com­mands \glslist­group­head­erfmt and \glslist­nav­i­ga­tion­item to make it eas­ier to cus­tomize styles - fixed miss­ing space be­fore de­scrip­tion in list style sub-en­tries. * glos­sary-su­per.sty: - fixed bug in su­per4­col style * glos­sary-long.sty: - fixed bug in long style (typo in \glossen­try­desc for sub-en­tries)
This pack­age is lo­cated at http://mir­ror.ctan.org/macros/la­tex/con­trib/glos­saries More in­for­ma­tion is at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/glos­saries We are sup­ported by the TeX user groups. Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/user­groups.html .
Thanks for the up­load. For the CTAN Team Man­fred Lotz

glos­saries – Create glos­saries and lists of acronyms

The glos­saries pack­age sup­ports acronyms and mul­ti­ple glos­saries, and has pro­vi­sion for op­er­a­tion in sev­eral lan­guages (us­ing the fa­cil­i­ties of ei­ther ba­bel or poly­glos­sia). New en­tries are de­fined to have a name and de­scrip­tion (and op­tion­ally an as­so­ci­ated sym­bol). Sup­port for mul­ti­ple lan­guages is of­fered, and plu­ral forms of terms may be spec­i­fied. An ad­di­tional pack­age, glos­saries-acc­supp, can make use of the acc­supp pack­age mech­a­nisms for ac­ces­si­bil­ity sup­port for PDF files con­tain­ing glos­saries.

The user may de­fine new glos­sary styles, and pream­bles and postam­bles can be spec­i­fied. There is pro­vi­sion for load­ing a database of terms, but only terms used in the text will be added to the rel­e­vant glos­sary.

The pack­age uses an in­dex­ing pro­gram to pro­vide the ac­tual glos­sary; ei­ther makein­dex or xindy may serve this pur­pose, and a Perl script is pro­vided to serve as in­ter­face.

This pack­age re­quires the mfirstuc pack­age.

The pack­age su­per­sedes the au­thor’s glos­sary pack­age (which is now ob­so­lete).

Ver­sion4.42 2019-01-06
Copy­right2007–2019 Ni­cola Tal­bot
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