``` > -- Speaking about the contents of the aux files, I think one should be able
> to write style info to these labels: This shows up, for example, if you
> want to distinguish between equation numbering "(1.2)" and section
> numbering "1.2" (without parenthesizes): The labels should then be

I have some sympathy with this, but after some bitter experiences with
\newlabel in .aux files (in relation to hyperref), I would plead for a