CTAN has a new package: xlop

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Thu Apr 28 17:55:11 CEST 2005

A new package has been installed at tug.ctan.org and should soon make its
way to your favorite mirror.

Thank you for the contribution,
Jim Hefferon


The following information was provided by the package's contributor.

Name of contribution: xlop
Author's name: Jean-Côme Charpentier
Location on CTAN: /macros/generic/xlop
Summary description: xlop (eXtra Large OPeration) calculates and 
  displays operations
License type: lppl

Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
- - ----------------------------------------------------------------------
xlop allows to typeset operation ``as in school'' or inline.
e.g \opadd{2}{3} give
+3   or  2+3=5.
- - ---
Furthermore, numbers could be very large, e.g 200 figures (with a
very long compilation time). Many other features allow to deal with
numbers (tests, display, some high level operations, etc.)
- - ----------------------------------------------------------------------

You can have a look at the package at
although you may get a better network connection by visiting a mirror 
of CTAN that is near to you; see 

More information about the Ctan-ann mailing list