patch – Patch loaded packages, etc.
The package defines macros that allow patching of existing
commands, specifying those parts of the existing macro to be
replaced, along with the replacements. Thus it provides more
sophisticated manipulation than a package like
patchcmd, which only permits
modification by adding commands at the beginning or end of an
The package is distributed in a relative of LaTeX doc format: it will run unmodified, though it benefits from docstrip treatment.
|License||The LaTeX Project Public License|
|Copyright||1994 David Kastrup|
|Contained in||TeXLive as patch|
|MiKTeX as plpatch|
support for development of TeX macros|