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The makeglos package

makeglos is a LaTeX package to include a glossary into a document.
The glossary must be prepared by an external program, like xindy or


* Can be easily configured: various aspects of the appearance of the
  glossary can be changed by a simple \renewcommand.

* Multi-language capability: certain keywords, like the name of the
  glossary, can be made language-dependent.

* Flexible: works equally well for document classes with a book- or
  report-like structure (divided into \chapters) and for article-like
  documents, like the documentation for the makeglos package (based on
* Equivalent: makeglos is to glossaries what makeidx is to indices.


makeglos.sty     LaTeX style file
makeglos.pdf     The makeglos documentation
makeglos.tex     The LaTex source of the documentation
makeglos.glo     Glossary for documentation written by LaTeX run
makeglos.gls     File which contains the formatted glossary environment
makeglos.xdy     Style file for xindy to process the glossary
README.makeglos  This file

Thomas Henlich (thenlich at arcor dot de)

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makeg­los – In­clude a glos­sary into a doc­u­ment

The pack­age pro­vides the means to in­clude a glos­sary into a doc­u­ment. The glos­sary is pre­pared by an ex­ter­nal pro­gram, such as xindy or makein­dex, in the same way that an in­dex is made.

Li­cense GNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Main­tainer Thomas Hen­lich
Con­tained inTeX Live as makeg­los
MiKTeX as makeg­los
Topics glos­sary and nomen­cla­ture sup­port
See also glosstex
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