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Jul
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revised why is adding `breqn` package breaks `etoolbox` command?
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Jul
29
accepted How to use bashful package from inside etoolbox list processing?
Jul
29
comment why is adding `breqn` package breaks `etoolbox` command?
@Bort I do not undertand. The command works fine when breq package is not included. This is a standard linux command: id -g gives me 1000. The error in the command was due to using the breq package.
Jul
29
revised why is adding `breqn` package breaks `etoolbox` command?
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Jul
29
asked why is adding `breqn` package breaks `etoolbox` command?
Jul
29
comment How to use bashful package from inside etoolbox list processing?
thanks, did not know about the \@@input, looks very useful.
Jul
29
asked how to use output of bashful splice to assign it to a Latex counter?
Jul
29
answered How to use bashful package from inside etoolbox list processing?
Jul
29
revised How to use bashful package from inside etoolbox list processing?
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Jul
29
asked How to use bashful package from inside etoolbox list processing?
Jul
29
comment Suggest a “nice” font family for my basic LaTeX template (text and math)
I am switching all my files to use kpfonts. Very nice font!
Jul
27
accepted How to check that image has valid size before `\includegraphics` is called?
Jul
27
comment How to check that image has valid size before `\includegraphics` is called?
I thought it will go over multiple pages, and I just needed to check. I had no idea how it will work with such large image. pdflatex said pdfTeX warning: pdflatex (file ./image.pdf): PDF inclusion: multiple pdfs with page group included in a single page so this is OK. I wanted it to fit on one page. thanks.
Jul
27
comment How to check that image has valid size before `\includegraphics` is called?
I just tried your solution and the image does show on only ONE page, which is great! that is what I want.
Jul
27
comment How to check that image has valid size before `\includegraphics` is called?
Thanks. There are few images out of over 55,000 images that have this problem. Most are small and cause no problem. Also pdf allows zooming so one can zoom to see the image if needed. The point is not to break the compilation each time new images are generated. So your solutions allows me to compile the pdf and not have to worry about breaking the build. But I would need it to fit to one page as before, even if it become too smal to see. But will try and see.
Jul
26
accepted Dimension too large. error from pdflatex when using \includegraphics
Jul
26
revised Dimension too large. error from pdflatex when using \includegraphics
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Jul
26
comment Dimension too large. error from pdflatex when using \includegraphics
The issue not for latex to "correct" anything. The issue is to provide the means for the user to check if they want to load the image or not. This is called defensive programming. I should be able to write a Latex document that handle any size images by adding checks. If the image is too large, I will not load it. Now my Latex document is robust and will compile all the time. I can replace the image by a message saying image too large to include. Any way, I opened new question on this topic so this discussion may be belong to there.
Jul
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revised How to check that image has valid size before `\includegraphics` is called?
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Jul
26
comment Dimension too large. error from pdflatex when using \includegraphics
These are Mathematica graphics, exported to pdf using Mathematica Export. From design point of view, it is better to have the program trying to load the pdf to check if it can do it not, than trying to figure how to make Mathematica only export pdf files that Latex can load. May be later I want to use these pdf files by another program than can read them? Also it is hard to map Mathematica graphics sizes to what will show up as in pdf after export.