CTAN upload notification: savesym

Rainer Schöpf rainer.schoepf at proteosys.com
Wed Jun 11 10:47:12 CEST 2003

On Wed, 11 Jun 2003 Jürgen Göbel submitted the following

> Name of contribution: savesym
> Suggested location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/savesym
> Summary description: saves and restores symbols
> License type: LaTeX Project
> Announcement text:
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> There are a number of symbols (e.g., \Square) that are defined by multiple packages.  In order to typeset all the
> variants in a document, we have to give glyph a unique
> name.  To do that, we define \savesymbol{XXX}, which renames a symbol from \XXX to \origXXX, and
> \restoresymbols{yyy}{XXX}, which renames \origXXX back to
> \XXX and defines a new command, \yyyXXX, which corresponds
> to the most recently loaded version of \XXX.
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Thanks for the upload, I installed the file in directory


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  Rainer Schöpf

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