{strings} are sequences of characters (most commonly literal constants).

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remove “” from lyx macro

I am using LyX and followed http://wiki.lyx.org/BibTeX/Biblatex. I don't want to use an absolute path with \addbibresource so I've tried following there example of using the \input@path macro. This ...
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`string replace` before plotting

The package pgfplotstable defines a key string replace* that can be used to replace strings inside a typeset table (in \pgfplotstabletypeset); for instance (quoting from the manual) \...
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How to split a string to figure float with figure name, label and caption?

I am struggling with a shorthand macro that converts a string to a figure. At the end is a working, but unstable version what I am trying to do. The goal is to parse make a command (or macro) like ...
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\maketitle redefinition and several authors

for the moment I've redefined \maketitle as \makeatletter \def\maketitle{% \begin{center} \vspace*{3mm}% \textbf{\large{\MakeUppercase{\@title}}}% \par\vspace*{5mm}{\@author}% \par\vspace*{...
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Latex lstlisting: stringstyle not working

I defined my own language Drools and I want that the words between "" have the color red. I used stringstyle to do that but this doesn't work. Am I forgetting something because I couldn't find any ...
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Splitting volume name in bibtex

I would need to check the content of the "volume" field when reading a bibtex entry, and in case split it into two parts. For instance, I have in the bibtex file: journal = "Phys. Lett.", ...
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How to load input file with given starting string but unknown end?

In the directory of my latex source there are input files: input_01.tex, input_02.tex, etc. It is very easy to load them with a for cycle. But how to load them if their names are: input_01_noteone.tex,...
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Strip control characters from token

I've added a hook to lstlisting to do some special highlighting. Now I've got it to highlight %-prefixed variables just fine, but I'd like to handle the special case "%this" in another way. ...