CTAN update: footnotehyper

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Tue Oct 4 23:49:18 CEST 2016

Jean-Fran├žois Burnol submitted an update to the



Version number: 0.9f 2016-10-03
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: hyperref aware footnote.sty

Announcement text:
bugfix 1: the footnote environment provided by footnote.sty
(which allows verbatim material) was made hyperref aware in a
previous release; but this was done in a way which made it
unreactive to the \savenotes/spewnotes mechanism ...

bugfix 2: the footnote environment of footnote.sty raises an
error when used with an optional argument, but I was not aware
of that.

This update fixes these bugs and makes both the footnote and
footnotetext environments fully functional, in an hyperref aware

Note 1: auxiliary macros for these environments are inherited
from footnote.sty but their construction there is susceptible to
fail as soon as \@makefntext has been modified by some package
in any significant way.

Note 2: hyperref does not create hyperlinks in the case of a
\footnotemark[N] followed by a \footnotetext[N]{foo}. This fact,
which applies also to the case of a footnotetext environment
with the optional argument is _not_ changed by the package.

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Ina Dau

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