new CTAN package: nameauth

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Sun Jan 1 00:46:02 CET 2012

the daemon proclaims:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: nameauth
> Author's name: Charles P. Schaum
> Package version: 0.7
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/nameauth/
> Summary description: Name authority macros improve consistency and
>  	  	       flexibility in body text and index. 
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Publications that reference many names require editors and
> proofreaders to track those names in the text and index. These name
> authority macros allow authors and compilers to normalize occurrences
> of names, variant name forms, and pen names in the text and
> index. This may help minimize writing and production time and cost.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

The catalogue entry will first appear on the web some time early in 2012.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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