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Student from RWTH Aachen University in Germany. At present writing final thesis on the Bullwhip Effect.


Sep
8
asked Using Terminal to run LaTeX commands
Jun
22
asked lstlisting-environment not available within tabularx-environment
Jun
22
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
@Herbert: I found a solution for the problem here: latex-community.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=5274#p27778. However, another problem occurred: I cannot use the lstlisting-environment within the tabularx-environment: \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{p{2cm}X} Whatever & \LongText \LongText \Something else & \LongText \LongText \Code & \begin{lstlisting} for i=0 do... \end{lstlisting} \\end{tabularx}.
Jun
22
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
@Herbert: Many thanks. I moved everything to the other folder and run texhash. When adding \usepackage{ltablex} to the preamble and using \begin{tabularx}{\textwidth}{p{2cm}X} instead of \begin{foo} it just works fin. But why isn't possible to use my foo-environment as defined?
Jun
21
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
@Herbert: I stored the sty-file in /usr/local/texlive/2010/texmf/tex/ltablex but. However I get the message "'ltablex.sty' no found."
Jun
21
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
How can I set a fix length, instead of \settowidth\labelwidth{{#1}}? I know I could write \begin{my list}{This is the labelwidth which I would like to use throughout my whole document}, but maybe you have a better solution?
Jun
21
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
I think description is just perfect, as I have non-enumerated items (see edit). Within my paper I have code-snippets. Following the code-snippet I would like to explain some of the commands of the code in a glossary-like environment, such as description. I just don't see how to customise the description-environment, so that it appears like my tabularx-approach.
Jun
21
revised Implementing page break in tabularx environment
changed enumerated to non-enumerated items
Jun
18
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
Is it possible that \usepackage{calc} is missing in your preamble?
Jun
18
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
I used description beforehand but the disadvantage is that the description-environment does not align the text of each item to each other, as for instance the tabular- or tabularx-environment do.
Jun
18
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
I get the "File 'tabu.sty' not found"-message, when implementing \usepackage{tabu} into my preamble. The problem is: I don't know how to install packages. I run TeXShop Version 2.47 on Mac OS 10.7.4.
Jun
18
comment Implementing page break in tabularx environment
Could you please post your tabu-approach using my example. I implemented \usepackage{array, xcolor, colortbl, longtable} in my preamble and added \begin{tabu}{p{2cm}X} Test1 & \LongText \Test2 & \LongText \LongText \end{tabu} to my example but it did not work.
Jun
18
asked Implementing page break in tabularx environment
Jun
12
accepted Customising counter within enumerate-list
Jun
12
awarded  Editor
Jun
12
comment Customising counter within enumerate-list
@azetina: Thx for the comment. Please see edit.
Jun
12
revised Customising counter within enumerate-list
added specification on desired customisation
Jun
12
asked Customising counter within enumerate-list
Jun
11
comment Multi-column problem
@dgs: I tried to follow your approach but I failed installing the tabu-package (tex.stackexchange.com/questions/59509/…).
Jun
11
accepted Multi-column problem