CTAN update: caption

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Mon Aug 31 16:28:24 CEST 2020

Axel Sommerfeldt submitted an update to the



Version number: 2020-08-30
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Customising captions in floating environments

Announcement text:

This is a new release of the caption package bundle. Changes since release 

* If a document class defines \caption at documentclass, an adaption to the caption package will be loaded as caption-<documentclass>.sto
* New commands \SetCaptionDefault and \AtCaptionPackage for usage in document classes or document class adaptions
* Document class support re-written (using the new commands above)
* New commands \caption at switchdefault and \caption at restoredefault for usage in babel language packages
* Babel language support re-written (using the new commands above); furthermore it's independent on the load order now
* Support for the babel language option `latvian' added
* New command \DeclareCaptionSinglelinecheck
* New commands \ForEachCaptionType and \ForEachCaptionSubType
* Options "figure*" resp. "table*" will be applied additionally in "figure*" resp. "table*" environments (twocolumn mode only)
* Option and font option "hypersetup" added which expands to \hypersetup (if defined) resp. nothing (otherwise)

Note that this release does *not* include the totalcount package anymore. 
Instead it will be provided as separate package.


This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Erik Braun


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