CTAN update: filecontentsdef

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Mon Sep 30 14:46:25 CEST 2019

Jean-Fran├žois Burnol submitted an update to the



Version number: 1.5 2019-09-29
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: filecontents + macro + verbatim

Announcement text:

- breaking change: filecontentsdef and filecontentsdefmacro define
  a macro obeying the local scope. Use filecontentsgdef, resp.
  filecontentsgdefmacro for definitions with global scope.

- make handling of the tabulation and form feed characters

- make the name of the environment used by \filecontentsprint
  customizable (it defaults to verbatim) and allow to pass options
  to it; has been tested with fancyvrb and minted.

- add \filecontentsprintviascan which allows to use verbatim-like
  environment such as listings which are incompatible with


This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Erik Braun


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