I have a large book broken into several chapters, each of which reference each other heavily. I would like to be able to distribute individual chapters as self-contained .tex files. I can do this except for the fact that references will not work unless I have the .aux file for the entire book (and I use the xr package for external references). I would thus like to be able to include the large .aux file in the individual chapter files when distributing the individual files. Is there a way I can do this?
You can use either of the environments
The unstarred version adds a few lines of comments at the beginning of the file describing how the file was created, the starred version doesn't add anything to the contents of the environment.
You use these environments before the