[texhax] tabularx and titletoc/titlesec: harmful interaction?

Susan Dittmar Susan.Dittmar at gmx.de
Fri Jul 20 10:17:15 CEST 2012

Dear Donald,

Quoting Donald Arseneau (asnd at triumf.ca):
> LaTeX counters are meant to be global always, so commands/packages
> that manipulate counters may go wrong if you increment them locally.
> For example \include with \includeonly manages counter values, and 
> also tabularx does (tabularx needs to restore counters to original
> settings after each test-formatting used to measure column widths).

thanks for the explanation! So I'll instead use macros with \numdef (from
etoolbox) to increment the contents.


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