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script to process LaTeX index and glossary files

see also : makeindex


mkindex BASENAME[.idx] ...

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echo "auto_mkindex ./Tcl dlg*.tcl ; exit" |wish8.3 ;


mkindex runs makeindex(1) on any index (.idx) or glossary (.glo) files created by TeXing the file BASENAME.tex.


MakeIndex index style file

MakeIndex glossary style file


None known, but report any bugs found to <tetex[:at:]informatik[:dot:]> (mailing list).

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Written by Thomas Esser <te[:at:]informatik[:dot:]>.

This manual page was written by C.M. Connelly <c[:at:]eskimo[:dot:]com>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system. It may be used by other distributions without contacting the author. Any mistakes or omissions in the manual page are my fault; inquiries about or corrections to this manual page should be directed to me (and not to the primary author).

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