TUGboat 44:2 (2023)
The Communications of the TeX Users Group

Title: Updating the nostarch class

Summary: handling unusual url, chapter opening, and caption requirements.

Full text of article: publicly available now.

Author: Boris Veytsman

Publication: TUGboat volume 44, number 2 (2023), pages 200-202

DOI (this page): 10.47397/tb/44-2/tb137veytsman-nostarch
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Category: LaTeX

Difficulty: Intermediate Plus

Abstract: No Starch Press’s house style has interesting typographic features. Their implementation posed some TeXnical challenges described in this paper.


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  5. A. Sommerfeldt. The caption package, 2023. ctan.org/pkg/caption

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