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Text flowing out in two column format [duplicate]

This is the code: \documentclass[sttt]{svjour} \usepackage{graphics} \begin{document} % \title{Title} \author{Author} % % \institute{Institute} % \date{Received: date / Revised version: date} \...
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Adequate hyphenation of words already containing a hyphen

Unlike in English, in German there are quite a few words that contain a hyphen, e.g., "Arbeiter-Unfallversicherung" (workers' accident insurance). By default, (La)TeX will only break such words after ...
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It doesn't hyphenate words ending with “—”

UPDATE Well. After a while, I decided to see again about this “problem”, and just discovered that in pdfLaTeX, using \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} and the — (the unicode —, not the ligature ---) it ...
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How to hyphenate a reference that has a lastname with a hyphen?

I need to hyphenate a long lastname with a hyphen in it in a reference, e.g.: @article{LastHyphenName:2013xy, author = {Longlast-Namewithhyphen, Antonio and Anotherlastname, David}, title = {{How to ...
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Enable extra hyphenation points for compound words that already contain a hyphen character?

Friends :), I would like to have compound words that contain hyphen characters, such as "Baden-Württemberg", to be permitted to be hyphenated at all points in the component words as well (here: "Ba-...
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References not respecting margins with biblatex

I am using biblatex with the biber backend for my bibliography. The problem I encountered is that margins are not always respected. It seems to be a fairly common issue, cf. these possibly related ...
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Allow Latex to hyphenate words with dashes

I know from this and this question that LaTeX won't hyphenate a word that already contains a hyphen. This can be circumvented by using the extdash package that provides a special replacement that ...
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How to hyphenate properly at an em-dash?

I am using em-dashes---for interjections---in text. Based on Why can words with hyphen char not be hyphenated? I'm using a \hyphenchar definition to let pdfTeX hyphenate words attached to em-dashes: \...
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Switch meaning of hyphenation commands

I am writing a German text with many words containing a hyphen (IR-Spektrum, Raman-Spektrum, UHV-Kammer, EPR-Spektroskopie etc.) using pdfLaTeX. In order to allow hyphenation at all reasonable break ...
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Hyphenation issues with acronyms (acrlong) and with compound words

I'm getting a few "overfull \hbox" error with compounded words of the "longword1-longword2" kind, with "longword1-" exceeding the margin. This can be solved by defining custom hyphenation ("\long-...