[OS X TeX] creating captions for graphics

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Thu May 4 17:17:53 EDT 2006

Am 04.05.2006 um 15:35 schrieb Morten Høgholm:

> On 5/4/06, Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at web.de> wrote:
>> With \AtBeginDocument{\renewcommand{\figurename}{Bild}} I get for the
>> pictures 'Bild 1: <some text>', Bild 2: <some other text>' ...
> Rather <http://www.tex.ac.uk/cgi-bin/texfaq2html?label=fixnam>.

The document, report class, is in German and has


I can put before \begin{document} the statement \renewcommand 
{\figurename}{Bild} either as second line or after babel is loaded or  
anywhere else and the figures are still called 'Abbildung.' The re- 
naming only works in conjunction with \AtBeginDocument -- or I am  
making some silly mistake! \renewcommand{\figurename}{Bild} inside  
the document environment works though ...

	Running `LaTeX' on `FaZu0501' with ``pdflatex  "\nonstopmode\input 
	This is pdfeTeX, Version 3.141592-1.30.4-2.2 (Web2C 7.5.5)
	entering extended mode
	LaTeX2e <2005/12/01>
	Babel <v3.8d> and hyphenation patterns for british, french, german,  
ngerman, no
	hyphenation, loaded.


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