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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
Thanks that is in a way what I was looking for. But there's no fine grained control, to allow parts of the sub preambles to be included in the main preamble?
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
yes but when you apply a drop shadow to the box it will also be applied to the plot, with savebox this does not happen.
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
@Herbert see my question here: tex.stackexchange.com/questions/157191/… a savebox allows me to nest tikzpictures safely
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
Good idea, but it's not working with a \savebox inside the temp.tex file
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
Strange your example gives me an missing \endgroup inserted error.
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
@Herbert Ok I adjusted my example, hope it's clear now
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
as far as I understand is this not possible because nesting of environments is disallowed (and gives a missing \endgroup error)
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comment Standalone package, preserve preamble
Thanks! But this approach is not working with savebox. Nesting of environments causes an error.
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comment How can I selectively paginate my Master's Thesis?
check out the koma-script documentclasses: ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/koma-script they do all the stuff mentioned. Use \frontmatter, \mainmatter to change page numbering style.
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asked Standalone package, preserve preamble
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comment Drop shadow of node with pgfplot inside
no it's alright, I was just searching for such a feature quiet a time. Is there even apossibility to declare a savebox inside the document (in combination with the standalone package).
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accepted Drop shadow of node with pgfplot inside