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Oct
10
comment How to typeset a “small” non-breaking space
upss... :) sorry.
Oct
10
asked How to typeset a “small” non-breaking space
Oct
9
asked How to write the € symbol into a file, when using Package [utf8]{inputenc}
Sep
29
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Sep
11
comment Automatic thousands separators?
ok, thanks a lot.
Sep
11
comment Automatic thousands separators?
@David: Ok, thanks. And could I easily bypass this restriction ?
Sep
11
comment Automatic thousands separators?
Why a number 12345678901 produces an error "number too big", though the same number used directly with \@commaform does not ?
Aug
20
accepted Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
Aug
7
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Aug
2
comment Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
I think filecontents packages is not suitable for me, because I need to do several things on my content before i \write it to the file.
Aug
2
comment Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
ok, thanks for the explanation.
Aug
2
comment Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
Yes, I will look at verbatim. But I want to \write the result of this grab into a file, and need therefore an "expandable verbatim", if it exists...
Aug
2
comment Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
ok, thanks for the info. But it does help for my problem, since I can't use \detokenize\bgroup stuff \egroup, because the end } is mandatory, if I understood correctly. Right ?
Aug
2
comment Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
because i would like to start the capture (\detokenize\begingroup) at some point, initiated by some command, and make it stop (\endgroup) in another command.
Aug
2
asked Can I use \begingroup \endgroup as delimiter of \detokenize, instead of {}?
Jul
27
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Jul
23
revised Can I redefine the dollar
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Jul
5
comment How to output a curly brace, which is interpreted only as a character?
@egreg : yes, it is exactly a duplicate. Can i close the question officially ?
Jul
5
revised How to output a curly brace, which is interpreted only as a character?
added 348 characters in body
Jul
5
comment How to output a curly brace, which is interpreted only as a character?
@egreg : you read in my mind ... ;)