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I have some attachments in my document and I would like to number them with a roman style.

How can I do this?

I tried:


  \section{my section}


EDIT Before the chapter* of attachments, I have an appendix with sections A.1, A.2, A.3.

So, the number of the first section of attachments is IV instead of I.

How can I correct this?

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You have a missing brace at the end - {\Roman{section}} works. – Harish Kumar Jan 13 '13 at 22:48
Does adding the missing brace after \Roman{section} help? – egreg Jan 13 '13 at 22:49
@egreg Ops for the last brace. Anyway, I still have a problem. See my edit please. – Ford Prefect Jan 13 '13 at 23:01
@FordPrefect The command \chapter* doesn't reset section; add also \setcounter{section}{0} – egreg Jan 13 '13 at 23:13
up vote 6 down vote accepted

You can use \setcounter{section}{0}:

  \section{my section}

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And probably write correctly "Attachments". ;-) – egreg Jan 13 '13 at 23:13
@egreg OOps! Corrected. Thanks :-) – Harish Kumar Jan 13 '13 at 23:15

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