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I'm a retired college math teacher. I use Mathematica since version 2.2 and begun TeX with emTeX about 1990. Other languages I use are C, Perl, bash ...


Jun
26
comment How do I insert names into birthday invitations automatically?
@R.Schumacher I use the way of may edited answer. Each begin{letter} starts a new page, though no \clearpage is needed.
Jun
26
revised How do I insert names into birthday invitations automatically?
changed ordering of commands
Jun
22
answered How do I insert names into birthday invitations automatically?
Jun
19
answered Newlines after section headings in amsart
Jun
18
comment How to change default compiler?
@AlanMunn No, I have a usual MacTeX, which is TeXLive with TeXShop added. My Emacs is also not from MacPorts.
Jun
18
answered Table layout problem
Jun
18
answered How to change default compiler?
Jun
17
comment Left-aligned text inside an equation
This is a really nice improvement of my solution (+1). I found the the starred version needs a tag even an empty one like \tag*{\null} to work, but couldn't find how to apply it automatically.
Jun
15
answered Left-aligned text inside an equation
Jun
14
awarded  Fanatic
Jun
8
comment Why aren't my psfrag substitutions occurring?
It seems, that \psfragfig doesn't work properly. It works, when used as in my added example
Jun
8
revised Why aren't my psfrag substitutions occurring?
example added
Jun
8
revised Why aren't my psfrag substitutions occurring?
corrected a typo in input.
Jun
8
comment Why aren't my psfrag substitutions occurring?
@raxacoricofallapatorius This is often needed, even when translating with lualatex. I think it's harmless when you compile your own code. But when you compile foreign code then it might be that something could be executed you didn't want.
Jun
8
answered Why aren't my psfrag substitutions occurring?
Jun
6
comment Memory limit reached - Precompile .tikz plots - How to output pdf with papersize near to image
@Jake the microtype beta on tlcontrib works fine with lualatex.
Jun
6
answered in a text and figure side by side how to add “caption” and “label”
Jun
3
answered “Q” and “A” in margin - out of alignment
Jun
2
comment How to hide the table of content's heading?
@egreg Thank you for this information, didn't know that.
Jun
2
answered How to hide the table of content's heading?