[texhax] \newcommand*

Sorin Marti mas at semafor.ch
Fri Mar 18 16:57:36 CET 2005

Michael Barr wrote:

>While trying to figure out how the toc works, I came on some macros 
>defined with \newcommand*.  I find nothing about it in the Latex Companion 
>(1994 version at least).  How does it differ from \newcommand?
This causes that this item is not numbered in the toc.
You also can do that, with \section*


will print something like: 1. Foo


will print: Foo


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