CTAN update: makecell

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Fri May 25 13:45:55 CEST 2007

On Wednesday, 23 Jul 2006, Olga Lapko submitted an update to the



Location on CTAN: /macros/latex/contrib/makecell
Summary description: Tabular column heads and multilined cells
License type: LPPL

Announcement text:

This package offers a command, based on one-column tabular 
environment, which allows to support a common layout for
tabular column heads in whole document. Another offered
command is for creation of multilined tabular cells. There
are also: 
1) a macro, which changes vertical spaces 
around all cells in tabular (like in tabls package) but based
on macros of array package; 
2) macros for multirow cells/heads, which use macro from
multirow package. 
3) macros numbered rows of cells or skipping cells in tabulars; 
4) diagonally divided cells;
5) horizonral lines in tabulars with defined thickness.


Added: *) command for diagonally divided cells;
       *) commands for horizonral lines in tabulars with defined 

Added package-satellite tablists (beta):
      creates tabulated lists of short items 
      (useful for lists of exersizes in textbooks)

Corrections in documentation. 


Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team,

     Joachim Schrod

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