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comment How do you get TeXShop to automatically insert line breaks?
When using version control, I find that I want to go the other way: that is, take out the line breaks inserted by the editor. I know nothing about TeXShop, but to remove line breaks (and only have them at sensible places) you could use my script referenced here: tex.stackexchange.com/questions/100/… (there's also a link to a post I wrote about using VCS with LaTeX). If you really want to insert hard line breaks in a whole file according to some fixed line width (but respecting word breaks), use the fmt program on unix.
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answered How to automatically draw a graph in LaTeX
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awarded  Nice Answer
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comment How to make nice braids diagrams
@Matsaya: I've just edited my answer to link to a preliminary style file.
May
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revised How to make nice braids diagrams
Added link to package
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on GnuplotTex: automatic plotting and vertical line indication
May
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comment Centering a TikZ picture around an area
I feel that you're making it overly complicated! Thinking about how I might actually use this, I'd expect to centre at a point. I could easily feed that point in as something more complicated (such as the centre of a rectangle or of the bounding box of a path) using the calc library, but the centring routine itself should just take a point.
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comment Centering a TikZ picture around an area
Ah, yes, my mistake. I got confused between when you have to specify it (which is at the start) and when the coordinate is processed. I guess the most flexible would be to accept one or two arguments and adjust accordingly.
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reviewed Approve suggested edit on How can I design a book cover?
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comment Centering a TikZ picture around an area
The problem with this solution is that the coordinate has to be specified at the start and so can't be defined using a node. Incidentally, why do you want to specify a rectangle to centre around rather than just a point?
May
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comment Show equation number only once in align environment
Mildly ironic that in an answer to a question on alignment, you had an error in your code alignment! A case of misalliance (in tribute to Britain's answer to Tom Lehrer).
May
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revised Show equation number only once in align environment
Corrected the misalliance
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comment TikZ/PGF: I can't find file `tikzlibrarycircuit.code.tex' error
@crobar: Exactly so. I'll admit that it is a little confusing - as you can guess from my comments on your original question then it took me two goes to get the right library! The PGF manual also seems a little more geared to library writers than end users so it's an easy mistake to make.
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comment TikZ/PGF: I can't find file `tikzlibrarycircuit.code.tex' error
Okay, I'm right. You are loading the wrong library. (I also got it wrong in my previous comment, by the way. There are actually three levels involved here). I've posted a minimal file that works on my system. Try that and see if you still get any errors.
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answered TikZ/PGF: I can't find file `tikzlibrarycircuit.code.tex' error
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comment TikZ/PGF: I can't find file `tikzlibrarycircuit.code.tex' error
Looking at the documentation for PGF, I think that you're loading the wrong library. The circuits library itself doesn't define anything directly useful to the end user, rather it lays a foundation which is built on by other circuit packages. So you need to load a different library corresponding to what you want to do (which will then itself load the circuit library). If you want resistors, then you probably want the circuits.ee library.
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comment TikZ/PGF: I can't find file `tikzlibrarycircuit.code.tex' error
Changing the filename isn't a good idea as other packages may rely on that file and know it by that filename. Also, TeX uses a caching system to know where its files are located and changing the filename doesn't update this cache. So you should definitely use the word circuits in the \usetikzlibrary command and leave the file name alone. Can you edit your question to include the error that you get when you use circuits? Also, include the section of the log file where it loads the library files (search for the word "plotmarks" since you're using that library and include lines nearby)
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comment TikZ/PGF: I can't find file `tikzlibrarycircuit.code.tex' error
When you say "removing the s in the file name ..." do you mean that you change the filename on the disk or do you change the word circuit to circuits in the \usetikzlibrary in the document?