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Latex compile reduce command line output [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reducing the console output of LaTeX Any time I compile a tex document I get a ton of command line outputs about loading sty's and other useless information for me. How can I ...
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Reducing output garbage [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reducing the console output of LaTeX running: C:\Program Files\Text\MiKTeX 2.9\miktex\bin\x64\lualatex.exe -interaction=batchmodesrc-specials main.tex lualatex.exe> This ...
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Better error reporting in Latex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Formatting the console output of Latex Is there a way to make Latex / PdfLatex less verbose? Basically I would like to only get warnings, errors and one line summary with ...
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Avoid linebreaks in LaTeX console / log output (or increase columns in terminal)

Is it possible to tell the LaTeX command not to use line breaks in its console / log output? This would make it easier to automate the processing of the log file, e.g. extracting the names of missing ...
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pdflatex bash script to supress all output except error messages?

I have a bash script which I use to compile a file with pdflatex twice (to make sure it sorts out references properly, etc.). This is the 'latexbuild' script I use: module load ctan pdflatex --shell-...
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What's a good multiplatform text editor/system? [closed]

In the past, I've given up learning LaTeX because: General Installing and using fonts is a pain. Simple things like custom page headers are insufferably hard to implement. Documentation for the ...
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XeLaTeX - terminal output too verbose

Is it possible to reduce the amount of information you get from running: xelatex texfile.tex The oh so long output: This is XeTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.4-0.9998 (TeX Live 2012/Debian) restricted \...
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What controls the encoding of the LaTeX log file – and how to change it?

I have a LaTeX document in UTF-8 encoding: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \begin{document} ...
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Post-filtering output that I can't seem to pre-filter with silence package

I have a book that was producing 20,000 lines of output to stdout when I compiled it with pdflatex. I did the following to reduce the output: \RequirePackage{silence} \WarningFilter{Fancyhdr}{\...
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Setting variables in LuaTeX texconfig?

The LuaTeX documentation mentions that several variables are accessible by setting a table called texconfig. In particular I want to reduce the output a bit by setting trace_file_names to false. ...