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Latex makes some characters big [closed]

Tried out the package for color coding Python code and when I did, the fonts in the entire document suddenly started acting weird. s, a, o and some other letters are typeset larger than others and the ...
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Separate LaTeX 3 code from 'normal' \newcommand [closed]

Consider the example from here: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{siunitx} \ExplSyntaxOn \newcommand*\calculation[1]{% \dfrac{\SI{#1}{\g}}{\SI{\total}{\g}} \cdot ...
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Rendering VHDL in latex

I have a VHDL code which I want to insert into my latex document. I need a package that takes care of syntax highlighting, indentation etc. Is there a package which serves this purpose?
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How to organise code [duplicate]

At the moment I write macros without breaking them up, like so: \NewDocumentCommand{\HC}{ o }{\IfNoValueTF{#1} {\emph{HC}\xspace}{\emph{HC}, p.#1\xspace}} This obviously gets pretty hard to follow ...
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How to understand and write LaTeX code?

LaTeX is like a language. In order to write LaTeX code I have to understand the "word" and the "sentences structure". I have searched on wiki, some LaTeX books, but they just give the LaTeX command, ...
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Show vertical line for indentation of LaTeX code listing [closed]

Is it possible to enable a continuous vertical line on code to show indentation? I am trying to use the following code from a stackoverflow question. Originally, the documentation suggests using ...
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What is faster? To \RequirePackage{foo} or to check if the user has actually request it and \Require it if so?

I'm asking this because the package lineno has a thing that leaves a lot of commands in the .aux file (see here)... and I'm not sure if I should \newcommand these to empty or if I should just load the ...
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Change font style for \texttt [closed]

I am afraid if this is a repeat question. I have checked the following links for any hints: Change font size of \texttt globally? Using same font for \texttt and \Verb The question is simply. I ...
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How to typeset LaTeX code inside a Table environment?

I wanted to typeset LaTeX code directly into my document, but without it doing something, i.e., I just want to show my code in the output. Now, I know there is the verbatim environment for code, as ...
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How to write sub lemmas

I want to code like that, Lemma 1. I will marry if, Case (i) I found a soul mate Case (ii) never married How would I code this in LaTeX, I have used \newtheorem{lemma}{Lemma} but I dont know how ...
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How to make color from the table Ruffini - Horner Algoritms? [closed]

I Have problem about to make the table ruffini- horner algoritms,and i take a code from this question command for table Ruffini-Horners Algorithm , \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xparse} ...
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How to write a code to find the Pythagorean Triples

I want to write a code to make a table contains Pythagorean Triples (see picture) automatically. That is mean from the formulas $a^2 + b^2 = c^2$ , we can get the Pythagorean Triples I used ...
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How to produce a list of prime numbers in LaTeX

I would like to write a LaTeX script that produces all the prime numbers between the numbers n and m, where n < m. How can I do this? I feel it shoud not be that hard, but I cannot seem to program ...
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Deciding whether to end a line with a character or not in lstlisting [closed]

I need to write a document where there are written inputs and outputs of unix command line interface software (through bash). For example I need to show something like: $ git log --pretty=format:"%h ...
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Pandoc caption for code blocks [closed]

Consider the following code block: ~~~~{.Python .numberLines caption="test"} def myfunction(var): """ Oh how awesome this is. """ pass ~~~~ The code gets formatted correctly in the Pdf, but the ...
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Eclipse with texclipse code completion

I am using Eclipse with texclipse. Code completions are not showing up for some of the commands. For example: \mbox{}, \mathcal{} and for some others that i cannot recall at the moment. (If this ...
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How to keep tables readable in code

What is the best practice for creating and updating tables in Latex? I am using Texmaker but I find it hard to update a table like adding entries or adding a column. I have to count entries which is ...
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Collapse/expand in document [closed]

Perhaps this is a dumb question. I write a small pdf-book on coding and use there many examples using listings package. But the amount of code expands text too much, for every 5 lines of text there ...
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listings package: no numbering in case the code has only one line

I have a custom style in lstlisting with numbers on the left and the number step is set every line. I would want to know how the listings could appear without number in case the listing has only one ...
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Using '%' at end of line [duplicate]

When browsing though LaTeX source code, I have noticed that many people put % at the end of a line or after closing brackets. I would like to know if there is any benefit in this practice. Moreover, ...
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Latex find formatted text and print it at the end of document

I am currently coding my interview transcripts for qualitative research by highlighting sentences in different colours (using soul and xcolor packages). So, I want to print all text which belong to ...
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“Listings” environment for GAP

I was searching the web for a possible environment where I can put my GAP (Groups, Algorithms, Programming) codes. The most promising I saw was the "listings" package. But to my disappointment, this ...
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Highlight LaTeX code and presenting results as in a manual [duplicate]

I would like to write a short guidelines of LaTeX for my students. In the spirit of some LaTeX manuals, I'd like to present the code and the result as follows, This example illustrate more or less ...
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Command for the table Ruffini-Horner algorithm

I am trying to code a command in LaTeX to type the tables used in the computation of the Ruffini-Horner algorithm. You can see in the Wikipedia link above that these are rather simple tables. There is ...
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Latex to HTML using Pandoc [closed]

I have a bunch of tutorials I have written and they are written in Latex. Now I want to convert them to HTML and to Blogger also. I heard about Pandoc and decided to try it. Below are my results : ...
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Which package should I use for doing a connecting homomorphism diagram like this in latex

which package should I use for doing a diagram like this in latex:
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LaTeX code for different choice [closed]

Could you please help me to find the LaTeX code that will gives the following result:
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What is a working python code snippet for escaping a string, so that it can be included in a tex file? [closed]

I'm using python to populate a tex template with arbitrary strings - and I would like to escape the strings so they're interpreted and displayed properly inside the tex file (rather than having them ...
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Is there a package for doing this in LaTeX?

I'd like to do something like this What would be the code? does it use a package for doing the $$f\mapsto f\circ \pi$$ part?
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Is there an alternative to LaTeX which isn't whitespace sensitive?

I have been using LaTeX for about a year now, and I quite like it. However, I like to space out my source code. In most languages, this doesn't cause an issue, as extra newlines don't affect meaning. ...
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Move the footnote text away from the footnote command in code

I have some text with a couple of footnotes in tables which I handle with the footnote package. The footnote text is very very long and it makes the code unreadable, it happened already that I had to ...
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Definition of constant in PSTricks

Consider the following example, which produces the same figure as here, but the code is generalized. Code % pdflatex -shell-escape test.tex \documentclass{article} ...
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What's the difference between $$ $$ and \begin{equation} \end{equation}? [duplicate]

I don't know the difference between $$...$$ and \begin{equation}...\end{equation}. What's the difference between $$...$$ and \begin{equation}...\end{equation}? \begin{equation*}...\end{equation*}?
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Is it possible to use the listings package incrementally in beamer?

Given a frame that has code rendered in a \begin{lstlisting}...\end{lstlisting} environment, is it possible to use beamer's incremental frame building feature to highlight code snippets? Here is an ...
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Change theorem counter in Springer template

I used Springer template for my book, more concrete I used svmono. Here is a MWE, that is the shortened version of my template file. ...
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Listing not handled as a float in SIG ACM document type [closed]

My document starts with \documentclass{sig-alternate} \usepackage{listings} and it includes listings like this: \begin{lstlisting}[label=samplecode,float=tb,caption=My super code] // code ...
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How to include Maple code in LaTeX?

At here Fanciest way to include Mathematica code in LaTeX we can include Mathematica in LaTeX. I want to include the code restart: with(geom3d): eqS:=Equation(sphere(S,(x-1)^2 + (y-1)^2 +(z-1)^2 ...
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LaTeX code for some geometrical object in Springer template

I used Springer template svmono for my geometry book. However, some LaTeX code did not display correctly. In my case, that is the \vec and \neq command. I want to write the vector so I use \vec for ...
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Rename text string for “definition” environment

I want to use LaTeX in my book, which is written in my native language. Despite of using may native language package, the definition command in the template still gave the result: definition, not the ...
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lst include has first line indented [duplicate]

When I'm including a source file, by way of \lstinputlistings{file/path/to/file} However, This results in the following below: Why is the first line not being formatted correctly? And how do i fix ...
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lstlisting: how to align highlighted code

I want to define a couple of new commands in order to highlight parts of my code (this is actually for a trace dump, not for a programming language). My problem is that I can't seem to make the ...
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How to make my own LaTeX template?

Ok I know that my question is quite local, however, I have struggled with it for a long time and I could not find the answer, so I decided to post it here. I have to rewrite a book (which was written ...
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Syntax highlighting for different programming languages [duplicate]

In my paper I want to include some source codes with colored sytax. For syntax highlighting I use the listings package: \lstset{frame=tb, language={[Visual]Basic}, aboveskip=3mm, belowskip=3mm, ...
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Font used in text, appears like code [duplicate]

Does someone has an idea of the font used in the text in the image:
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How to make LaTeX code from the pdf file?

I am now on a project on translation a book from English to my native language. I always tried to do it as nearest to the orginal book as possible, and I used LaTeX for that. But my attempt failed, ...
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Minted shows formatted tex code instead of intended source

I use WinShell with PDFLatex on Windows 7. I managed to install Pygmentize and compile the minimum example without errors: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} inline: ...
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Two code blocks working syncronously

I need two code blocks in my beamer frame. One will be the code and other will be the output for each line of code. I want to uncover each code line and corresponding output line. So, first it will ...
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\listings code style for HTML5 (CSS, HTML, JavaScript)

I would like to create a code style for HTML5 that can be used with the \listings package. An HTML5 document consists of three languages: CSS, HTML and JavaScript. That makes the whole thing a bit ...
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How to put R code into a parameter of a newcommand?

I would like to put R code into a parameter of a newcommand in LaTeX. To do it, I make the following: %Define the newcommand: \newcommand\solution[1]{\sf #1} %Then, after the \begin{document}, I ...
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Insert Bash code with coloration into my latex report

I am writing a long report and I need to include some codes I programed. I would like present my code with coloration, as we can have in some text editor (and not using verbatim). I need the ...