About the versions package that allows optionally including/excluding {environments}.

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How to maintain LaTeX environment, packages, etc. between different machines?

I have several different computers that I work from; local workstations, remote servers, home personal machines, etc. How do you maintain some semblance of software version control across them so that ...
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Beamer returns “extra \fi” errors when using versions and tikz

I am trying to use versions to generate different versions of beamer slides (for presentation and for handouts), but I always receive the following errors. Can someone tell me where the issue is? ...
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How to use fixltx2e only when necessary

I've been using the fixltx2e package for a while, with a tweak described here on the site. Recently, this has gotten me the following error message: Package fixltx2e Warning: fixltx2e is not ...
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Make two versions of one document in LaTex?

so I wanna have two versions of a document in LaTex where one versions has additional information for example: section[important]{Formula} importantFormulaXYZ subsection[notimportant]{additional ...
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BibTex not working with TexShop when changing from version 2.43 to 3.51

I am trying to write a document in Latex (TexShop 3.51) in my MacOs with the following format: \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Using latexdiff with TortoiseHg

I am using TortoiseHg to track my Thesis document, and latexdiff to track differences in the document. To avoid saving the previous versions, I would like to combine latexdiff with tortoise ...
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Am I using LaTex2e?

I am about to prepare a paper for a conference. In the template that given to me from the conference owner says " Only if you use \LaTeXe{} can hyperlinks be generated in the online version of your ...
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Package `Versions' Warning: Redefining environment

I am using the versions.sty package and would like to process some text twice (or more times) in a different version configuration, but within the same document. So I use \excludeversion and ...
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What does the output of TeX/LaTeX depend on (in the sense of version and distribution)

I knew in advance that the output of tex, pdftex, latex, pdflatex and so on, depends on the version of that given program. This, of course, makes a lot of sense. Until now, I have not given it a lot ...
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Multiple LaTeX installations [duplicate]

The first time I installed LaTeX was in /usr/share/texmf-texlive (~600MB). Yesterday I installed TeX Live from apt-get, I simply don't know where it has been installed (~1GB). Today I installed Tex ...
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Versions package producing unexpected behavior

I want to create a package for formatting problem sets. Also, I want an easy way to produce versions with the problem statement and the solutions and versions with only the problem statements. I have ...
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Automatic branching for versions and git

I am writing my PhD thesis and as I am not the least chaotic guy I also add notes for future reference. Surely, this means it is not production grade, or how you would like to call it. There is a ...
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How to use an environment defined by the versions-package inside another environment

When I use the versions package to conditionally exclude content like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{color}% just as example \usepackage[tracing]{versions} \excludeversion{vers}% opposite ...
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marking conditional versions with line in margin

I have two versions of a document, which I have implemented using the versions package. So I can use \includeversion/\excludeversion to generate the different versions from the same source. I would ...