[texhax] Strikeout words

Tom Schneider toms at ncifcrf.gov
Mon Mar 6 20:58:19 CET 2006


> Does anyone have a good macro for striking out words?  I could not figure
> out what to search for on CTAN.

Someone mentioned 'soul' which is a nice answer if you already know
that it is that is a good answer, but useless otherwise!

Soul does letterspacing, capitals, small capitals, underlining,
overstriking and highlighting.

Here are my notes on it:


2006 Jan 5
Notes by Tom Schneider

% google: latex highlight
usage: \hl{highlighted text}


wget ftp://carroll.aset.psu.edu/pub/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/soul/soul.dtx

    20  make

    22  latex soul.dtx

error.  Control c.

    23  tex soul.ins
    24  ls
    25  latex soul.dtx
    26  latex soul.dtx
    27  latex soul.dtx


wget ftp://carroll.aset.psu.edu/pub/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/soul/soul.pdf


The wget program grabs web pages:


So the last note is how to get the manual.


  Dr. Thomas D. Schneider
  National Institutes of Health
  National Cancer Institute
  Center for Cancer Research Nanobiology Program
  Molecular Information Theory Group
  Frederick, Maryland  21702-1201
  toms at ncifcrf.gov
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