Custom/override table (float) number: how to make a top-level table with number "1a"?

Custom/override table (float) number: how to make a top-level table with number "1a"?

Post by rf10 » Thu, 02 Oct 2008 16:34:16



Christopher Barrington-Leigh < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > writes:

counters don't take alphanumeric values.


\renewcommand\thetable{\arabic{table}a}

don't touch the counter directly.


we've most of us been there, one way or another.

(i was using pdflatex yesterday, to take odd pages out of a document
and produce separate little documents. the personnel person knows she
can usually get me to do odd things like that. i always tell her it's
not the "usual" way of doing these things.)
--
Robin Fairbairns, Cambridge