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A Canadian geek, finishing off a chemistry degree. I typically hang around TeX.SX as I like the community and learn things by reading the questions. I'm also active on RPG.SX and History.SX.


Jan
30
comment Defining custom commands is bad style?
That last one looks like stuff our group uses a lot, when we have a longggg formula we just make a newcommand of it so we don't have to use \ce{blahblahbalchblah} every time. Is that bad style?
Jan
28
comment Video embedded into the PDF of a LaTeX beamer document as flash makes Acrobat Reader 9.4.1 crash on slide transition
Have you tried using a different movie? Can you make a MWE?
Jan
27
comment Is there a way to tell if LaTeX knows how to hyphenate a word?
@marco So I can enter any word and see if it needs a custom definition?
Jan
27
asked Is there a way to tell if LaTeX knows how to hyphenate a word?
Jan
27
comment Can someone help me figure out what this code does?
So probably not needed, but a good idea.
Jan
27
comment Can someone help me figure out what this code does?
What is that date at the end for?
Jan
25
comment Entering Unicode characters in LaTeX
@flow Wait, what? I thought Lua was good with UTF8 and OFT fonts. My mind is blown.
Jan
25
awarded  Nice Question
Jan
25
accepted Can someone help me figure out what this code does?
Jan
24
asked Can someone help me figure out what this code does?
Jan
20
accepted Use lining figures with Venturis ADF and hyperref
Jan
20
comment Use lining figures with Venturis ADF and hyperref
Faceplam Duhhhh. I've used this for Greek letters all the time. Should I just delete the question or do you want to answer it?
Jan
20
revised venturis wiki excerpt
added 105 characters in body
Jan
20
revised venturis wiki description
added 375 characters in body
Jan
20
wiki created venturis description
Jan
20
wiki created venturis excerpt
Jan
20
suggested approved edit on venturis tag wiki
Jan
20
suggested approved edit on venturis tag wiki excerpt
Jan
20
asked Use lining figures with Venturis ADF and hyperref
Jan
14
comment Is the filename of an image preserved in the final PDF?
So for professionally released pdfs you might want to run a script that goes through your text file and directory and changes all the image names to numeric sequences as part of your compile chain.