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\documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \def\foo#1{\par \texttt{<\detokenize{#1}>} \expandafter\if\relax\detokenize\expandafter{\romannumeral0#1}\relax \if X#1X% empty\else not empty\fi \else not empty\fi} \begin{document} \foo{} \foo{ } \foo{\empty} \foo{{}} \foo{\sqrt} \foo{\csname @gobble\endcsname{hello}} \end{document}


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You can use a \romannumeral trick: \if\relax\detokenize\expandafter{\romannumeral-`\Q#1}\relax The missing space after `\Q will trigger expansion of #1 (after macro substitution, of course). Since this expansion ends at the first unexpandable token, this should be what you want. However a leading space will be ignored. \def\notempty{\relax} ...


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The syntax of \@ifnextchar is \@ifnextchar<test-token>{<true>}{<false>}<token> If <test-token> is the same as <token>, then the <true> code is inserted, otherwise <false> is inserted and the input stream will become either <true><token> or <false><token> Note that <token> ...


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You haven't given any indication of what this code is intended to do and it is a very bizarre mix of latex3, latex2e and tex primitives, so I haven't attempted to guess what it is doing, but this version runs without error. \documentclass[a4paper]{report} \usepackage{amsmath,xparse} \makeatletter \newif\ifinvd@lims\invd@limsfalse \newif\iflr\lrfalse ...


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To understand what is wrong with your code, I'd add a \tl_show:n \cs_new_protected:Nn \mypkg_display_instrument:nn { \tl_show:n {#1} #2 \IfNoValueF {#1} {\\(#1)~(should~appear~only~if~"NoValue"~is~false) } } That will reveal that you are not getting -NoValue- as #1: you are getting \tl_mypkg_status. That's exactly what you'd expect from ...


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Ulrike Fischer gave a hint about low-level \ifnum query, this version uses the \ifnumgreater macro from the etoolbox package (and provides a comparison). In my point of view, \VarOne should not be used as a macro but as a counter, as long only integer values are concerned. \documentclass{article} \newcommand{\VarOne}{1500} \usepackage{etoolbox}% ...


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Here is a mildly-automated version of your request using some magic from Order items in enumerate environment automatically: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{environ,etoolbox,multido} % Taken from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/128318/5764 \makeatletter \newcounter{varoneitem}\newcounter{listcount}[varoneitem] \let\olditem\item% Store regular \item ...


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From this source, I got a solution to my problem: \usepackage{etoolbox} \usepackage{refcount} \newcommand{\mypageref}[2]{ \ifnumequal{\getpagerefnumber{#1}}{\getpagerefnumber{#2}} {S. \pageref{#1}} {S. \pageref{#1}\ --\ \pageref{#2}} }


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This should do the trick. \documentclass{article} % Beginning of definitions \usepackage{environ} \newif\ifappendix \NewEnviron{maybeappendix}[1] {\ifappendix \expandafter\global\expandafter\let\csname putmaybeappendix#1\endcsname\BODY% \else \expandafter\newcommand\csname putmaybeappendix#1\endcsname{}\BODY% \fi} ...


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Two remarks : \isin seems impossible to put inside path command. So you have to do (as proposed by @jfbu) : {\ifthenelse{...}{\path (right) edge (\name);} {\path (left) edge (\name);}} to be able to use \isin{\name}{#2} you have to expand \name befor to pass it to \isin like this \expandafter\isin\name{#2} so finaly you can ...


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Have you tried the ifmtarg package? It provides the macro \@ifmtarg{<arg>}{<Code for arg empty>} {<Code for arg not empty>} Use texdoc ifmtarg for the documentation.


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The simplest solution (given that the apa biblatex style is used) is to store the translation in the titleaddon field (which is one of the standard biblatex fields).



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