I've created my own environment
example, similar to
theorem. Now I want to generate a list of examples, similar to list of tables or list of figures. How can I achieve this?
The package thmtools by U. Schwarz is what you need:
For a footnote in a theorem label, you can do with the usual trick of
You don't want the footnote mark in the list, do you? :)
--- Additional formatting ---
The macro responsible for writing the entry in the
There are several package you can use for this purpose:
If you follow these links, you can find the documentation. Just look for the mentioned commands. Check out further features which may help deciding which package you might use.