daleif at imf.au.dk
Fri Mar 18 17:10:09 CET 2005
Michael Barr :
> While trying to figure out how the toc works, I came on some macros
> defined with \newcommand*. I find nothing about it in the Latex Companion
> (1994 version at least). How does it differ from \newcommand?
\newcommand \sim \long\def
\newcommand* \sim \def
the *-ed version saves memory
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