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Lecturer in applied mathematics, with a rough idea of how to use (La)TeX. Specialities include dirty hacks and using texdoc very quickly.


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comment etaremune fails: “undefined control sequence”
Welcome to TeX.SX by the way.
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comment etaremune fails: “undefined control sequence”
'LaTeX2e <2003/12/01>' --- perhaps you need to update your TeX distribution.
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comment How to check conflicts happening between packages
Don't load packages unless you actually need them.
Dec
23
comment Figures are not nicely centered between paragraphs
@bert --- you need to provide an example showing exactly what it is that you want.
Dec
23
answered Figures are not nicely centered between paragraphs
Dec
20
comment LaTeX vs Word; improvements of LaTeX over the years
"Heaven forbid you want to reorder the columns of a table!" --- Both emacs and winedt (and maybe other editors as well) can cut and paste arbitrary rectangular regions, so this is not an issue.
Dec
20
reviewed Leave Open Circuit Macros Errors with DPIC
Dec
20
reviewed Close Autoref uses wrong name
Dec
18
comment LaTeX vs Word; improvements of LaTeX over the years
@JörgWMittag --- and I thought the Fortran standard (623 pages) was getting a bit over complicated!
Dec
18
comment LaTeX vs Word; improvements of LaTeX over the years
+1 for the mention of TeX.SX - its existence is a huge improvement. Before I found this site I didn't know anyone with much more (La)TeX knowledge than me. That isn't the case any more...
Dec
17
awarded  Nice Question
Dec
13
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
8
comment Can not convert from PS to PDF
What happens if you try to run ps2pdf from the command line?
Dec
8
revised Can not convert from PS to PDF
added 2 characters in body
Dec
5
answered References in latex
Dec
4
comment pgf plots, barplot, irregular spacing between bars/columns
Welcome to TeX.SX. I didn't know the site could be accessed via Palantir. Please post some code showing what you have tried so far. This will make it much easier for others to help you.
Dec
4
comment g-brief produces letter format PDF instead of A4 depending on system settings
@Volker --- the answer to the linked question does explain how you can get different behaviour on different machines.
Dec
3
awarded  Enlightened
Dec
3
awarded  Nice Answer
Dec
3
comment Custom command to represent $L_1$ metric distance that works both inside and outside math mode
@egreg --- no idea; I just fixed the problem that caused to OP's construction to fail.