New on CTAN: How to Package Your LaTeX Package

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at
Wed May 1 15:50:55 CEST 2002

A new tutorial has been installed on and it should
make its way through the mirroring process in the next day or

Thanks for the upload,
Jim Hefferon
ftpmaint at


The following information was provided by our fellow contributor.

Name of contribution: How to Package Your LaTeX Package
Author's name: Scott Pakin
Location on CTAN: info/dtxtut
Summary description: Tutorial on writing .dtx and .ins files
License type: lppl

Announcement text given by the contribution's author:
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This tutorial is intended for advanced LaTeX2e users who
want to learn
how to create .ins and .dtx files for distributing their
classes and style files.
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