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This can be done by running an external program, for example, date on Unix systems. The output can be redirected to a file and then read by TeX. On Unix systems, also piping is possible. Example: \documentclass{article} \immediate\write18{date >\jobname.date} \begin{document} Current time is: \input{\jobname.date} \end{document} The shell ...

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Don't abuse the mono font, use polyglossia and its interface: \documentclass[a4paper]{hitec} \author{\textit{Ms Author}} \date{September 9, 1999} \title{A fancy title} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage{lipsum} \setmainlanguage{english} \setotherlanguage[variant=polytonic]{greek} \newfontfamily\greekfont{Cardo} \begin{document} ...

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Maybe you can use features provided by your editor. In case of emacs, you can use time-stamp. First, you have to adjust the variables time-stamp-format and time-stamp-pattern. I suggest using file local versions by putting something like this at the end of your document: %%% Local Variables: %%% mode: latex %%% eval: (set (make-local-variable ...

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The problem is that you are doing an \includegraphics{} on a EPS file that is invalid. When this happened to me, the EPS file hadn't changed in a year, so I have to assume it was the newer version of XeLaTeX that I was using (either a new bug, or the new version is less tolerant of sloppy EPS files. How to find the EPS that causes this problem: Sadly the ...

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