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CTAN update: etoc

Date: February 2, 2013 12:54:43 AM CET
the daemon wrote: > Name of contribution: etoc > Author's name: Jean-François Burnol > Author's email: jfbu at free.fr > Package version: 1.07 > Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/etoc/ > Summary description: easily customisable TOCs > License type: lppl thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the catalogue repository. > Announcement text given by the package's contributor: > ---------------------------------------------------------------------- > A new documentation section entitled `surprising uses of etoc' shows > how the package can create `lists of arbitrary things', in addition > to its usual job, still not using any other file than the .toc file. > > * new commands: > > \etocthename, \etocthenumber, \etocthepage, (they provide the > name, number, and page number without any hyperref decoration > nor extra xspace) > > \etoclink (\etoclink{name} makes a link named `name' to the > original sectioning unit target, the same target to > which are linked \etocname, \etocnumber and \etocpage) > > \etoctoccontentsline, \etoctoccontentsline* (macros to write > data to the .toc file to help the package do `lists of things', > besides its main job with tables of contents) > > \etocnopar (to typeset a TOC or a ListOf inline as the package > default was to always start with a \par) > > various utility macros: \etocoldpar, \etocaftercontentshook > > * modified command: \etocmulticolstyle > > Various clean-ups in the code. More examples of the use of the > package included in the documentation. > ---------------------------------------------------------------------- > > Users may view the package catalogue entry at > http://mirror.ctan.org/help/Catalogue/entries/etoc.html > or they may browse the package directory at > http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/etoc/ Robin Fairbairns For the CTAN team

etoc – Completely customisable TOCs

The package gives the user complete control of how the entries of the table of contents should be constituted from the name, number, and page number of each sectioning unit. The layout is controlled by the definition of ‘line styles’ for each sectioning level used in the document.

The package provides its own custom line styles (which may be used as examples), and continues to support the standard formatting inherited from the document classes, but the package can also allow the user to delegate the details to packages dealing with list making environments (such as enumitem). The package’s default global style typesets tables of contents in a multi-column format, with either a standard heading, or a ruled title (optionally with a frame around the table).

The \tableofcontents command may be used arbitrarily many times in the same document, while \localtableofcontents provides a ‘local’ table of contents.

Version1.1c 2023-01-20
Copyright2012–2023 Jean-François Burnol
MaintainerJean-François Burnol



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