[NTG-context] lis of figures

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Thu Jun 28 00:12:52 CEST 2007


Quoting Crt Gorup <crt.gorup at gmail.com>:

> Hi,
>
> i was playing with table of figures few days ago. My "solution" is
> probably not the best one, but it works.
>
> \definelist[figs]
>
>
>
> \def\addFigure#1#2#3#4%
>
> {
>
>    \placefigure[here][fig:#1]{#2}{\externalfigure[#3][scale=#4]}
>
>    \writetolist[figs]{fig:#1}{#2}
>
> }
>
>
>
>
>
> \def\placeTOF%
>
> {
>
>    \title{Table of figures}
>
>    \placelist[figs][alternative=command,command=\TOFCommand]
>
> }
>
>
>
> \def\TOFCommand#1#2#3%
>
> {{\bf Fig. \in[#1] } #2 \dotfill #3\blank[.1cm]  }
>
> For each figure you want on list you have to use \addFigure instead of
> \placefigure. Is there any shorter and better solution?

What is wrong with \placelist[figure]? AFAIU, \placefigure does 
something equivalent to \writetolist[figure]{}{}. so you should be able 
to access the list of figures using \placelist[figure].

Does that not work for you? Can you post a minimal example?

Aditya


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