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A list environment [Edit: used to] start a new paragraph. Thus, in

\begin{itemize}
\item \begin{enumerate} \item Something \end{enumerate}
\end{itemize}

Nothing is printed at the right of the bullet, the number (1.) appears below. How can I get an enumerated list in an item, starting just after the bullet?

I had this problem some time ago, before stackexchange existed; apologies for not checking the problem persisted.

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Could you please tell us what documentclass, packages and options you are using. When I compile

\documentclass{article}

\begin{document}

\begin{itemize}
\item 
    \begin{enumerate}
        \item Something
        \item Something else
    \end{enumerate}
\item 
    \begin{enumerate}
        \item even more
        \item and yet more
    \end{enumerate}

\end{itemize}

\end{document}

I get

compiled example

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Indeed! One of many things I like about LaTeX is that unlike in majority of "wordprocessors", in LaTeX this sort of nesting actually works. –  Jan Hlavacek Sep 16 '10 at 2:18
    
Sorry about the question. I did have this problem (repeatedly) some time ago and never got a solution. It is true that now works seamlesly. –  quim Sep 16 '10 at 5:39

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