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I have exactly the same problem as: Trouble generating bibliography in LaTeX using Revtex 4, but there is no solution ://

Does someone know how to solve it? My os is gentoo-linux, I have installed revtex from repository.

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Post a simple example of your problem, so we can help you. – F'x Oct 30 '12 at 8:19
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Like I wrote, the problem is the same like in…. I have a simple tex file and at the end of file I want to add my reference list by use of a ref.bib file: \nocite{*} \bibliography{ref}% Produces the bibliography via BibTeX. On the pdf-output there is no list of reference. That is exactly the same problem as described in the link which I have attached. – nykon Oct 30 '12 at 8:22
Please add a minimal working example (MWE) that illustrates your problem. It is considered a lot better to put in some code that will compile, as it makes it a lot easier for us to copy it into our text editor and work with it, and see exactly what it is you are trying to do. – Benedikt Bauer Oct 30 '12 at 8:30
Ok, so here is my tex file: and here is by .bib file: – nykon Oct 30 '12 at 8:39

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You need to set the numerical option, which, differently from the other options regarding the bibliographical references, typesets a reference section. With the default option for aip you get references in footnotes.

% preprint,
% reprint,
% author-year,
% author-numerical,
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+1 `;-) ............ – Harish Kumar Oct 30 '12 at 13:20

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