# CTAN update: basicarith

Date: October 29, 2014 5:51:31 AM CET
Donald P. Goodman submitted an update to the basicarith package. Version number: 1.1 License type: lppl1.3 Summary description: Macros for typesetting basic arithmetic. Announcement text:
Fixed a problem with the styling macros (specifically, \digstyle) which broke when using macros rather than simple characters.
This package is located at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/basicarith More information is at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/basicarith We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org . Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Manfred Lotz

## basicarith – Macros for typesetting basic arithmetic

The package provides macros for typesetting basic arithmetic, in the style typically found in textbooks. It focuses on the American style of performing these algorithms.

It is written mostly in low-level , with the goal that it should run in either plain or , but there are two constructions that currently prevent this. It is highly configurable, with macros and lengths described in the documentation.

 Package basicarith Version 1.1 Maintainer Donald P. Goodman

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