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The cutwin package

The cutwin package enables you to create a window in a paragraph. Facilities are provided to assist in putting text or a logo into the space cutout.


Changes in version 0.1 (2010/09/29)

  • First public release

Changes in version 0.2 (2021/10/13)

  • Allocate package specific registers replacing @tempdimb and @tempdimc

Author: Peter Wilson (Herries Press) and Alan Hoenig Copyright 2010 Peter R. Wilson

Current Maintainer David Carlisle Copyright 2021 Peter R. Wilson, David Carlisle

This work may be distributed and/or modified under the conditions of the Latex Project Public License, either version 1.3 of this license or (at your option) any later version. The latest version of the license is in http://www.latex-project.org/lppl.txt and version 1.3 or later is part of all distributions of version 2003/06/01 or later.

This work has the LPPL maintenance status "maintained".

This work consists of the files:

README (this file)  

and the derived file


The distribution consists of the following files:

README (this file) cutwin.dtx cutwin.ins cutwin.pdf

To install the package:

  • run: latex cutwin.ins (which will generate cutwin.sty)
  • Move cutwin.sty to a location where will find it, for example /usr//texmf-local/tex/latex/cutwin/cutwin.sty (for more information on installation see the FAQ).

To generate a second copy of the manual

  • run: (pdf)latex cutwin.dtx
  • (for an index run: makeindex -s gind.ist cutwin.idx)
  • run: (pdf)latex cutwin.dtx
  • Print cutwin.dvi (or cutwin.pdf) for a hardcopy of the package manual

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (334.2k).

cutwin – Cut a window in a paragraph, typeset material in it

The package provides facilities to cut windows out of paragraphs, and to typeset text or other material in the window. The window may be rectangular, or may have other sorts of shape.

Bug trackerhttps://github.com/LaTeX-Package-Repositories/cutwin/issues
Version0.2 2021-10-13
LicensesThe Project Public License 1.3
Copyright2010 Peter R. Wilson
2021 Peter R. Wilson, David Carlisle
MaintainerDavid Carlisle
Alan Hoenig
Peter R. Wilson (inactive)
Contained inTeX Live as cutwin
MiKTeX as cutwin
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