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revtex incompatible with dblfloatfix?

This minimal example makes my latex/pdflatex from MiKTeX (or TeX Live of a colleague) crash: \documentclass{revtex4-1} \usepackage{dblfloatfix} \begin{document} Hello World! \begin{figure} ...
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Conflicting commands in preamble [closed]

I am using the class IEEEtran for writing a journal. I have two conflicting commands in my preamble. The first command has been used by me for some time, though I have no idea why it should be there. ...
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How to disable \renewcommand

I've got a custom class derived from report. I defined some standard commands inside of it to reflect its specific, so they look like: \newcommand\contentsname{Custom Content} ...
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Conflict between ifxetex and ucs under pdflatex/xelatex - why?

I use TexLive 2012 (on Mac) and the following minimal example does not work: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ifxetex} \usepackage[mathletters]{ucs} % Need newline here! \ifxetex \else \fi ...
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How to undo \usepackage?

I would like to use two packages which conflict with each others. I hope I can apply them separately whenever I need and then cancel them so as to solve the problem. Is it possible? For example, I ...
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Chemfig package compatibility

Looking for help on the following problem: I am trying to use chemfig package in my document, however after initial insertion had the following error: !No room for a new \dimen. I found No room ...
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enumitem conflict with french babel

The following crashes with the error: ! LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item. \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[francais]{babel} \usepackage{enumitem} \begin{document} ...
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Concatenating book chapters at the PDF level

There are some LaTeX packages which conflict with each other. When assembling a book from different chapters provided by different contributors, it might be not too easy to resolve these conflicts. In ...
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Dashed hline in longtabu (arydshln conflicts, does not work?)

I have a large table with the following requirements: Spans multiple pages (currently using longtable) The last column's text must wrap (using tabu's longtabu environment as tabularx does not ...
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Babel spanish option and fancyvrb incompatibility

The following MWE compiles without problems \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \begin{document} \SaveVerb{x>y}|x > y| ...
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Use of \GetIdInfoAuxI doesn't match its definition and other errors

I have several errors reported with this minimal example (latest TeX Live 2012). The errors were introduced with recent TeX Live updates. \RequirePackage[l2tabu, orthodox]{nag} ...
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Loading index package with memoir

The standard makeidx package writes ind/idx in LaTeX's internal representation file. The index package writes in utf-8 and works fine with the book, article, report standard classes. But when trying ...
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glossaries vs hyperref conflict [closed]

I'm writing my thesis and I'm having some trouble with the package glossaries and some strange conflict with hyperref package. If I load hyperref before glossaries in order to have links I cannot ...
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Incompatibilities with and alternatives to nath

I just discovered the existence of nath to auto-size mathematical expressions. But I also read that it has many incompatibilities and it also doesn't seem to be maintained anymore (last update was ...
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Incompatibility of the ocg-p package with the ocgcolorlinks option of the hyperref package

When I use the option ocgcolorlinks of the hyperref package together with the package ocg-p (MiKTeX + pdflatex), it looks like the ocgcolorlinks option becomes not working anymore (independently of ...
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Conflict between expl3.sty and breqn [duplicate]

I've encountered some problems using the breqn-package. I've allready read most of the topics on this forum about breqn but didn't find a solution. When I use the breqn-package, the log-file produces ...
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soul package does not work with user-defined language shorthands

Using \caps from the soul package with user-defined language shorthands generates an error. However, it works fine with language shorthands defined by babel itself, e.g. by using ...
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Incompatibility between amsrefs and memoir?

I am having trouble trying to use amsrefs together with the memoir class. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{amsrefs} \begin{document} Some text. \end{document} LaTeX ...
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How to fix this amsmath warning about redefining \vec

I am using the pss(b) template, which starts with, \documentclass[pss]{wiley2sp} % provides pss two-column style \usepackage{amsmath} %\usepackage{bm} % uncomment these two packages if ...
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nath and biblatex incompatibility

I try to use nath and couldn't get it to work within my document. So I started to track down the error with a minimal and adding all packages that I use after and after. I saw that I can load every ...
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A problem with beamer, tikz and fonts

I am having a weird problem with beamer and tikz. The following MWE doesn't compile. Removing the \alert from the author line, or the \usepackage{tikz} or the math content in the frame is enough to ...
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Why do I need \newrefsegment when I already specify refsegment=section?

The following works well and shows exactly what I want. I am just wondering about this: Why do I have to use \newrefsegment, if I already specified refsegment=section? I expected everything to work ...
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What are best practices for package authors to deal with package conflicts?

One occasionally encountered problem with LaTeX is incompatibility between packages. What are best practices for package authors to deal with package conflicts? For example: What is the best way to ...
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Creating a dependency tree (\RequirePackage) for packages used in my document

Is there a way of creating a dependency tree for packages \RequirePackageing each other for those packages used in my document, ideally with the respective required options and version numbers? Are ...
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Problems shrinking margins with fncychap and memoir class

Hullo all. I am typing/editing a doc using the memoir class and Bjornstrup fancy chapter headings. Whenever I try to adjust [shrink] the margins using the geometry package, 'odd' things happen: the ...
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What to do when a package conflicts with a development version of another one?

I'm not sure about making this question here but I don't know where to do it. I'm using cvs version of TikZ and from time to time I found it incompatible with some other packages based on its ...
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ulem incompatibility with multiple entries in \cite

Consider the LaTeX code: \documentclass[aps,pre]{revtex4} \usepackage[normalem]{ulem} \begin{document} \sout{ asdas~\cite{a1989, b2001}. } \bibliographystyle{apsrev4-1} ...
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Numbered citations in Tufte-Latex 3.5

Tufte-LaTeX 3.5 (compiling with PDFTexify) I need to have my citations in the numbered format e.g. [1], [2], etc. I tried adding the following to the preamble \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} but get ...
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In which order should I load inputenc and fontenc?

When I’m using pdfLaTeX, my preamble usually contains \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} and \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} Should these two be loaded in any particular order? What problems could arise if ...
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how to get the ws-procs9x6 document class to work with subcaption package?

I have a problem concerning the ws-procs9x6 document class furnished by a conference. I can't get it work with the caption & subcaption or even subfig packages to work with it, which is a problem ...
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Problem with algorithm(ic) and hyperref

The following code works ... fine! \documentclass{book} % \usepackage{subfig} % \usepackage{subcaption} \usepackage[colorlinks]{hyperref} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage[noend]{algorithmic} ...
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Clash between mhchem and breqn. Any way to dodge or fix?

The use of breqn causes the subscript numbers in chemical expressions, formatted by mhchem, to be exlargened and perhaps moved slightly making it look ugly. Is there a way to avoid this or should I ...
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Conflict between luatex-ja and fontspec [closed]

I am using LuaLaTeX to write my thesis, because LuaLaTeX has better compatibility. However, now I found that there seems to be conflict between the package luatex-ja (which provides neccessary CJK ...
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MinionPro conflicting with amssymb

I am using the package MinionPro. But I need some symbols, for example, \gnapprox and \mho, available on the package amssymb. Well, here is my code (as minimal as possible): \documentclass{report} ...
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Debugging TikZ and PGFPlots compatibility issue

I just tried to compile an old TikZ code (which as far as I recall compiled perfectly in the past and was not changed in the meanwhile) and I faced some serious compilation issues related to TikZ. ...
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Clash between TIKZ and French Babel [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: tikz declare function and babel french option I'm working on a document requiring both tikz and [french]Babel. There is a clash between [french]Babel, and TIKZ: No ...
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Command Name Conflict

In my preamble I have a newcommand definition using the following syntax: \newcommand{\RN}{\bcR^{\bcN}} This command lets me print R^N in the sort of boldface I like. I've used this command without ...
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Conflict between TikZ package and memoir package - all packages updated [closed]

I am getting an error when I run memoir with the tikz package. I updated my TexLive distribution to the 2012 version so there should be no conflicting version problems. Memoir and tikz are both in ...
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Using both titlesec and fncychap in the same document

I have created my thesis using fncychap to customize the chapters. There are also chapters starred created using chapter*{}. I would add an hrule in those chapters. As the user mafp suggested me, it ...
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Conflict between TikZ and university thesis class file

When compiling a document using my university's thesis class file and the TikZ package I receive an error message (missing number, treated as zero). Would someone know how I can solve this problem? ...
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Are packages siunitx and xfrac incompatible? - “redefsymbols” [closed]

Is this a bug? Where can this be reported? Can someone of you report this? Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{siunitx} \usepackage{xfrac} \begin{document} bla \end{document} Output: ...
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Bug in Bjornstrup style of fncychap (the second line does not stretch until the end)?

I am using the \usepackage[Bjornstrup]{fncychap}. The problem I encountered is shown in figure . How can I fix it? I tried changing the style file from: 409 \addtolength{\mylen}{-2\myhi} to ...
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Conflict between listings and gb4e?

this code doesn't compile for me. Could it be a bug or is something wrong with my LaTex installation? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{gb4e} \usepackage{listings} ...
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Conflicts with Datatool and babel (french)

I am having trouble compiling a latex document using an external CSV file with datatool and using the french language from the babel package. The content of my latex file is: ...
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mtpro2 and tikzmark conflict

The \tikzmark command (as in here) does not work within the \PARENS command provided by the mtpro2 package. Here is a MWE (requiring at least two runs): \documentclass{article} ...
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Conflict between MathTime Pro 2 and refcheck

The following MWE shows the problem: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[lite]{mtpro2} \usepackage{refcheck} \begin{document} \begin{align} a & \leq b \end{align} ...
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Problem with tufte-book and subfigure

I'm having a problem using both the tufte-book class and the subfigure package. This problem started after a fresh install of texlive, and I can't find a reason for it. Consider the following ...
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Incompatibility between verbatim and tabu? (Danger of using \scantokens in a package)

With the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{tabu} \makeatletter \renewcommand\verbatim@processline {% \begin{tabu}to\textwidth{|l|X[-1,l]|} ...
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TikZ shadings and printing incompatibility

I would like to use some effects provided by the shadings library of tikz. More specifically, I am trying to use the ball and radial shadings (tikz 2.10 manual, p. 412-). The resulting pdf looks ok ...
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Subcaption compatibility with ACM document class

I'm currently working on a paper for an ACM conference and they require me to use the sigplanconf.cls I want to use subcaption, but if I add \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subcaption} then I get ...