The package was a predecessor of longtable; the newer package (designed on quite different principles) is easier to use and more flexible, in many cases, but supertabular retains its usefulness in a few situations where longtable has problems.
See also xtab.
The author is Johannes L. Braams. The package is Copyright © 1988 Theo Jurriens, © 1990-2004 Johannes Braams.
License: lppl1.3 Version: 4.1a Catalogued: 2015-08-03