[texhax] Macro or environment for writing latex text to a file

Steve Schwartz s.schwartz at imperial.ac.uk
Fri Dec 21 17:53:59 CET 2007


I attach a style file I hacked years ago when I needed to do this.
Looking at it now, I don't know if it will interfere with other things
in your document (like the table of contents) but I think it should be
possible to avoid that by renaming some of the entities.

This might at least be a start...


On Fri, 2007-12-21 at 08:15 +0100, Tobias Nipkow wrote:
> Hi,
> I need a macro or latex environment for writing blocks of latex text to 
> a file. I have tried \write, but it is confined to single lines. I would 
> like something like
> \tofile{f}{...}
> which writes the latex text ... to file f. The main requirement is that 
> the text can span several lines.
> Please be so kind to reply to nipkow at in.tum.de, I am not a regular 
> texhax subscriber.
> Thanks a lot in advance,
> Tobias
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