CTAN has a new package: robustindex

Jim Hefferon ftpmaint at alan.smcvt.edu
Thu Feb 24 15:42:48 CET 2005

A new package has been installed on tug.ctan.org and is even now making
its way, throught the miracle of networking technology, to your favorite

Thanks for the upload,
Jim Hefferon


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

Name of contribution: package robustindex
Author's name: Wilberd van der Kallen
Location on CTAN: /macros/latex/contrib/robustindex
Summary description: index with pagerefs
License type: lppl

Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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Third parties often change the page numbers without rerunning makeindex.
One would like to make the page numbers in the index entries more robust.
We use the \pageref mechanism for that.
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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 

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