# [OS X TeX] Custom labels in Paralist

Alan Munn amunn at msu.edu
Tue Jan 5 17:48:36 EST 2010

At 5:40 PM -0500 1/5/10, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>On Jan 5, 2010, at 4:56 PM, Ross Moore wrote:
>
>>Alternatively, you can define your own counter
>>
>>    \newcounter{mycount}  %  once, in the preamble
>>
>>and always use this:
>>
>>>>\begin{enumerate}[(A)]
>>    \usecounter{mycount}
>>>>\setcounter{mycount}{12}
>
>The result was a bit disconcerting but, since this is in a file
>handled by probsoln (as implemented by myself!) and since the thing
>was more than a bit frivolous to begin with, I really don't think it
>is worth anybody's time. I just brought it out as a curio.

I think this is because of the way paralist works.  But you won't
break anything by setting enumii (or whatever the relevant counter
is) to 12 for the cases you want.

Alan

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