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Is tabu deprecated? [duplicate]

I need to start a project where many tables will be needed. I was going to use tabu, since it seems a rather complete package for typesetting tables. However, on this site (which I trust) I read that ...
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How to force a table into page width?

I have the following table: \begin{table}[htb] \begin{tikzpicture} \node (table) [inner sep=0pt] { \begin{tabular}{ l | l } {\bf Symptom} & {\bf Metric} \\ \hline Class that has many accessor ...
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How to keep up with packages and know which ones are obsolete?

I'm an on and off user of LaTeX so I'm not familiar with every package out there. Having said that, whenever I use LaTeX and need to accomplish a certain goal (i.e. generate a list of appendices), I ...
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Incompatibility between verbatim and tabu? (Danger of using \scantokens in a package)

With the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage{verbatim} \usepackage{tabu} \makeatletter \renewcommand\verbatim@processline {% \begin{tabu}to\textwidth{|l|X[-1,l]|} foo&\the\...
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tabular: thicker lines

\begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|c|c|c|} \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{Foo} & \multicolumn{4}{|c|}{Bar} \\ \hline \multicolumn{2}{|c}{} & \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{BarA} & \multicolumn{2}{|c|}{BarB} \\ \...
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How to redefine thebibliography to put the bib list to a tabular?

The bibliography environment results in a list. However, I want to produce a tabular with two columns. The first column is the id, like 1, 2..., and the second column is the content of the bib. Any ...
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How to line up a chemical structure in the table (chemfig)?

I have a table which has three rows of chemical structures. The structures in the second row are not lined up with the first and third rows. I tried to use \vspace to bring the structure down but it ...
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Coloring longtabus (with rowcolors)

Another desperate I-google-together-my-document person here: In my thesis I want to create light grey tables with darker grey top lines, but I encounter 2 problems: If I use \rowcolor[RGB]{240,240,...
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Caption and longtabu

I am facing trouble including caption with a longtabu environment. The code is given below, which throws tons of errors. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{longtable} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{...
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What's the proper way to center tabu? [duplicate]

I'm trying to create a longtabu that is a bit wider than the normal margins. other answers refer to adjustwidth and tabular/tabularx/table. They don't appear to work for longtabu/tabu. \...
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hdashline with tabularx together with custom row height is not working

I tried to set up a table with different custom row height and a dashed line. I'm using tabularx for the table and arydshln for the dashed line. When I import arydshline before tabularx it starts ...
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Define own \rowfont (without using tabu)

Since the future of tabu is not that save I’m trying to define an own \rowfont macro. This is what I’ve got so far: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array,tabularx} \usepackage[table]{xcolor} \...
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Longtabu in the list of tables [duplicate]

I am using longtabu package to span a large table to multiple pages but my problem is that I get the name of this table for all pages that it span in the list of tables. I need to eliminate this and ...
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how to let revtex4-1 honor tabu

the example: \documentclass{revtex4-1} \usepackage{tabu} \begin{document} \begin{tabu} to \textwidth {l} abc\\ def \end{tabu} \end{document} I use xelatex to compile and the output shows: ! ...
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How to make \ifdefempty on datatool entries work in \longtabu?

I have a .csv-file, which I want to make into a table using the datatool-package. The .csv-file ist structured like foo&bar&foobar where several lines are grouped together and only the first ...