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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 LaTeX vs Word; improvements of LaTeX over the years
@JörgWMittag --- and I thought the Fortran standard (623 pages) was getting a bit over complicated!
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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...
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awarded  Nice Question
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awarded  Nice Answer
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comment Can not convert from PS to PDF
What happens if you try to run ps2pdf from the command line?
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revised Can not convert from PS to PDF
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answered References in latex
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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.
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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.
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awarded  Enlightened
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awarded  Nice Answer
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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.
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answered Custom command to represent $L_1$ metric distance that works both inside and outside math mode
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comment Defining `$$$ $$$` to align
@Adhvaitha --- I don't know much C++ but I wonder if you could define a function called {{{. If you can, would you do so?
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reviewed No Action Needed How to I use a longtabu inside \newenvironment?
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answered Can we use Math mode in TeX using the Command Prompt?
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awarded  Yearling
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comment Use russian letter in section title
Put \protect before \cyr in the section heading.
Nov
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comment Extracting text from variable
@ZelosMalum --- I have edited my answer.
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revised Extracting text from variable
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