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Jul
27
comment How to split all BibTeX referenced entries from a big BibTeX database to a copy?
Is the recipient going to edit the bibliography? If not you can just send the .bbl file generated by BibTeX, which should contain only those citation entries actually used in the document. Open up the .bbl file in a text editor and you'll see what I mean.
Jul
27
comment Is there a way to stop the vertical spread of multiple super- and sub-scripts?
It is a bit hard to find. (Which keywords would one search for?) I came across the package a short while back by accident when I was looking for some way to typeset nuclides.
Jul
27
answered LaTeX/XeTeX setup Tamil/Indic languages
Jul
27
answered Is there a way to stop the vertical spread of multiple super- and sub-scripts?
Jul
27
answered non-kludgey left subscripts
Jul
27
comment What's the best way to write e-mail addresses?
Good idea. One small caveat is that <code>\email</code> is already defined in certain document classes (for example <code>amsart</code>).
Jul
27
awarded  Organizer
Jul
27
revised How can I add “page # of ##” on my document?
edited tags
Jul
27
awarded  Scholar
Jul
27
accepted Slashed symbols
Jul
27
asked Slashed symbols
Jul
27
answered Can I get a normal footnote in a minipage environment in LaTeX? How?
Jul
27
answered What's the best way to write e-mail addresses?
Jul
27
awarded  Commentator
Jul
27
comment Installing TTF fonts in LaTeX
@ShreevatsaR: you are absolutely right. I didn't even consider the second option as being the question that was asked. My bad.
Jul
27
comment How does one set custom labels for description lists?
Should an upvote be given to a generically helpful answer that does not address the question asked at all? He accurately described the work-around I alluded to in my question, but did not provide an answer to the specific question asked. So no, I don't think it deserve an upvote.
Jul
27
comment Using custom symbols
Besides, when you have such a nice collection of ancient fonts math.harvard.edu/computing/latex/tetex/help/Catalogue/entries/… I am somewhat doubtful new symbols are strictly necessary. =)
Jul
27
awarded  Editor
Jul
27
revised How does one set custom labels for description lists?
added 874 characters in body
Jul
27
comment How does one set custom labels for description lists?
But if the <code>\label</code> object is referring to the wrong thing (the subsection, and not the list object), then hyperref will jump it to the wrong spot in the document. This would not be an acceptable work around. Again the problem seems to be that the built-in description list has no support for labels.