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I am using \documentclass[margin]{res}. On running latex/xelatex, *.aux file is not generated. Because of this the references in the document are not being cited. I am using biblatex for citations.

What might be wrong?

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By default (or design), the res documentclass does not create an auxiliary file since it executes

\nofiles         % resume's don't need .aux files

around line 200. Modify your main file to resemble:

\let\nofiles\relax % Void the \nofiles command
\documentclass[margin]{res}% Resume documentclass (http://ctan.org/pkg/res)

Alternatively, although not preferred, you will have to comment out this line in order for the document to generate .aux files.

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Perfect. Thanks a lot –  y2p Sep 1 '11 at 1:57
Why on Earth does it do that?! –  cfr Dec 31 '14 at 2:33

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