[tex-live] Multi layered Footnotes?

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Mon Jan 5 12:45:06 CET 2009

"Sreenivasa Guttal" <sreenivasa.guttal at gmail.com> writes:

> Hi,
> I am work on a critical edition of a work that would need multiple layers of
> footnotes (say 2) which would run in each page. I would prefer to have a
> seperator which can diffrentiate the two types of these footnotes.
> Appreciate any inputs on this.

The basics are provided by manyfoot (from NCC tools).  The bigfoot
package builds upon this and offers nested layers (don't know if you
need them) and much better page breaking decisions.  Also the support
for paragraph style footnotes is quite more sophisticated, something
which is often useful in critical editions.

David Kastrup

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