[texhax] \newtheorem

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue Jun 7 15:19:06 CEST 2005

Patric Glöde :

> Dear TeXhax,
> is it possible to define \newtheorem environments such that the text
> does not appear in italics? If for example I want to define an environment
> \newtheorem{expl}{Example}[section]
> I do not want to the text to appear in italics whereas in the environment
> \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem}[section]
> itatlics are OK. It may be necessary to use the \newenvironment command
> .. is this really necessary? And is it then possible to adapt the counter to 
> the section counter?
> Thanks for help!


\newtheorem{thm}{Theorem}[section] %standard setup

see the ntheorem manual for more information

> Patric Gloede
> PS: Another question: How can I adapt the counter of the equations to the 
> section counter (so (1.1), (1.2) and so on instead of (1), (2) ...)?




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