CTAN update: nameauth

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Thu Sep 22 23:02:48 CEST 2016

Charles P. Schaum submitted an update to the



Version number: 2.6 2016-09-19
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Name authority mechanism for consistency in body
text and index

Announcement text:
Version 2.6 of the nameauth package accounts for names that are split
by a page break by making an index entry before and after the name.

Affix commas in the text (comma option and old syntax) no longer affect
the index. The old syntax is virtually interchangeable with the new
(apart from the cross-indexing macros). One easily can suppress commas
or add commas after affixes.

Many documentation improvements not only try to display the subject
matter in a more succinct and understandable manner, but a number of
special cases are covered. More examples help those looking for
specialty formats and applications, especially in cross-cultural uses.

This package is located at 

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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Ina Dau

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