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I am having an option clash for package textcomp, it happens with this code:

\documentclass{book}
\usepackage{newtxtext}
\usepackage{minted}
\usepackage{xwatermark}

\begin{document}
    Hi
\end{document}

But only happens when those 3 packages are together, there is no problem if one is missing i.e., newtxtext + minted, minted + xwatermark or newtxtext + xwatermark works fine, but newtxtext + minted + xwatermark generates the error.

I tried adding \PreventPackageFromLoading{textcomp} before newtxtext, and it indeed work, but I don't know if this is affecting something in the background that I am not aware of. Anyone have a better solution for this?

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    Hi, thanks for the quick response, i tried adding [notextcomp] option to all three packages, but non of them accepte it, also, i think that would be the same effect that \PreventPackageFromLoading{textcomp} does, right? – kleiver carrasco Jun 3 at 2:00
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    Don't use the xwatermark package. It (or more precisely the catoptions packages it loads) does curious things with the option list handling and is rather a pain. See e.g. tex.stackexchange.com/q/45818/2388 which is a similar problem. – Ulrike Fischer Jun 3 at 7:35

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