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{bib2gls} is about using the `bib2gls` application, which is designed to work with the `glossaries-extra` package.

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\glsfirst and \glspl work perfectly, but not \glsplfirst?

The title of the question is pretty self-explanatory. Why can't I force the usage of the firstplural attribute with \glsplfirst{word}? It works perfectly with the singular form (\glsfirst{word})
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Problem with bib2gls

In the "The glossaries package v4.46: a guide for beginner" on page 24 (from https://www.ctan.org/pkg/glossaries) it is stated: Having the file myDoc.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage[...
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concitional compilation of bib2gls with arara

I'm working on a large project (3 volumes of about 500 pages each), and I'm using bib2gls to manage my glossaries. In order to save compilation time I started using arara with conditionals like in How ...
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Why do glossaries-extra package and bib2gls application give incorrect utf8 cyrillic characters?

I do not know the origin of this problem and how to solve it. Does anybody can help me? Many thanks! This is my working example (test.tex) of using glossaries-extra package and bib2gls with cyrillic (...
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Change header text in longtab glossary list with glossaries-extra and bib2gls?

I have been trying to get the appearance of my list of symbols just the way I want it, but despite following the advice of several other questions/answers on this forum, and reading through the ...
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Possible incompatibility between glossaries-extra (bib2gls) and totcount (\newtotcounter)

In current MiKTeX distribution (both release and pre-release), compiling the following code leads to java.lang.StackOverflowError that, according to bib2gls’s manual, may be caused by an infinite loop....
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Problems with styles of multiple glossaries

I am working in a very large document and I want to create a Glossary, List of abbreviations/acronyms and an Index using the package glossaries-extra with bib2gls. For having a more practical example, ...
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Processing luatex callback functions when creating glossary with bib2gls

In my project, I am looking for simple, but automated string replacement. For that I have hit upon this question and its answer: What packages provide text/command substitution for LaTeX, XeTeX and ...
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How to add an engine in TexShop 4.27 on MacOS 10.14.5 bib2gls, arara

I am new to Tex. I am trying to build a glossary using the package glossaries-extra. I am drawing my abbreviations list from a .bib file using GlsXtrLoadResources. Unfortunately I cannot seem to add ...
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Bib2gls support for non-ASCII characters or non-english languages; .glstex is unable to load non-ASCII characters

I am trying to incorporate bib2gls into glossaries managment in my project, however I hit into trouble when using my native language (czech) and its diacritics (as far as my knowledge goes, those are ...
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How to output value of entry key with glossaries-extra and bib2gls?

For reasons similar to this question's (noun declension), I wish to refer to an entry and output an arbitrary text (in this case, a particular declension of the entry noun). It looks like entering the ...
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How to put translations in parentheses on first use with glossaries-extra?

I am currently writing a thesis in Swedish and have chosen to use Swedish translations for certain terms. Since they are not well known in Swedish, I would like to present the English term in ...
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List of acronyms alignment error using bib2gls

Recently I have learnt how to use bib2gls in order to generate list of abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, etc. There is a power full method described in previous posts. However, once I tried to ...
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Errors in using "List of Symbols" for a thesis using .bib files?

I have the wish to use an effective method to create a glossary and be able to classify the different "types" of entries in different lists (abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, glossary, etc.). I ...
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Keep sorting local to groups for symbols in glossaries-extra with bib2gls

Consider this example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[record,style=alttreegroup,nomain,symbols]{glossaries-extra} \begin{filecontents}{symbols.bib} @symbol{alpha, name = {\ensuremath{\alpha}}, ...
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Manage multiple glossaries in one bib file

I am currently exploring the tools given by glossaires-extra when combined with bib2gls. But I get stuck on some points. I have to work with multiple glossaries, so I declare my glossaries notation ...
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Problem with the Glossary+bib2gls on Overleaf

I'm writing my thesis using overleaf and I would like to add Glossary. I have added the following commands to my preamble.tex \usepackage[record]{glossaries-extra} \GlsXtrLoadResources % input file ...
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bib2gls exception NoSuchMethodError

$ bib2gls file bib2gls version 1.5 (2018-05-09) Reading file.aux Reading greek-symbols.bib Encoding: UTF-8 Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: java.util.Vector.sort(Ljava/util/...
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Conflict between polyglossia and glossaries-extra?

I’m trying to get to the bottom of an odd issue I’m having when using the glossaries-extra package, specifically its record option which is necessary in order for it to work with the bib2gls tool. ...
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customization of glossaries

This is a follow up to this question. As in the aforementioned question I have multiple files, actually 3. All of them have to share the same glossaries. With the answer and comments of the last ...
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Bib2gls - Missing aux file

I have following problem using the glossarie-extra usepackage. Everytime I want to compile my document I get the following error message for bib2gls: Missing aux file. Use --help for help. (Use --...
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Problem with using glossaries-extra with ocgcolorlinks option of the ocgx2 package and scalebox-based glsabbrvsmfont/glsnamefont commands

The following example causes problem: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks,linkcolor=blue]{hyperref} \usepackage[ocgcolorlinks]{ocgx2} \usepackage[record,acronym,shortcuts=ac]{glossaries-...
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glossaries-extra – usage of \ifglsused with acronyms loaded from external file causes error

I use \ifglsused command in my document. It works well as long as the entry it refers to is already used (e.g., when line 2. \ac{at}.\\ in MWE body is uncommented). However, if this entry has not been ...
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Use glossaries-extra + bib2gls with secondary files via \include instead of \input

Explanation I've been writing a larger document for a while and used makeidx to produce my index. However, this seemed to be not flexible enough, so I swapped to the more sophisticated glossaries-...
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glossaries-extra - Problem creating new style for acronyms

I'm trying to create a new style to display my acronyms in the text with the glossaries-extra package and the bib2gls tool (for I need to have other lists with different sorting options). I need to ...
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CJK fonts with bib2gls [closed]

I'm having difficulty displaying CJK fonts in a glossary with bib2gls. I'm using MikTeX, which I think may produce different results to TeXLive. Here's a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{...
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\acl{} command problem while using glossaries-extra with bib2gls

The following exemplary document compiles as intended in example 1. Example 1: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[record,acronym,toc,shortcuts=ac]{glossaries-extra} \usepackage{relsize} % ...
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.latexmkrc for bib2gls

I'm trying to set up a .latexmkrc file, to compile the document I'm creating and call both biber and bib2gls, but I'm having a problem: sometimes the rule for calling bib2gls works (by registering the ...
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glossaries-extra: How to apply custom abbreviation styles while using bib2gls

I'm using glossaries-extra with the bib2gls option on a big document (I tried to use the standard method, with \makeglossaries, but I got the insufficient write buffers error). My problem is this: ...
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