# [OS X TeX] Automatic labeling for references

Peter Pagin peter.pagin at philosophy.su.se
Sat Apr 5 03:27:33 EDT 2008


Alain Schremmer wrote:
> 1) The package{titleref} lets me say, for instance, "We already saw in
> 4.5 Local Graphs that …" but only once I have put a label after
> \section{Local Graphs}.
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> Is there a way to generate these labels automatically?
>
> For instance, is there a way to have a \newcommand{\CHAPTER} and a
> \newcommand{\SECTION} in such a way that, for instance, \SECTION
> writes, for instance, \section{ }\label{392} where 392 was
> automatically filled in given that there already were 391 labels?
>
> 2) Same question for labeling \theorem
>
> Hopeful regards.
> --schremmer
I wonder whether you would find the showlabels package of any help. I
find it useful when working a lot with cross references. Of course, it
doesn't generate labels, but would make it easier to keep track of them.

Best,
Peter
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