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“Extra \else” error when combining breqn, thm-restate, and cleveref

I have a document that uses breqn, thm-restate (thmtools), and cleveref. I can't get it to compile. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{thm-restate} \usepackage{breqn} \...
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Possible bug in Asymptote 2.62 time() function

I have recently upgraded my Asymptote from version 2.44 to 2.62. Now the behavior of the string time(string format="%a %b %d %T %Z %Y") function has changed. Instead of returning a nicely ...
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Setting rounded rectangle minmum height affects width

I'm having troubles trying to modify a rounded rectangle minimum height without affecting the node width. I know there are some stretches boolean for trapezium or triangle to make it but I didn't find ...
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\AtEndOfEveryFile is executed in \begin{itemize}

I was quite surprised that the \AtEndOfEveryFile hook defined by the filehook package is executed in \begin{itemize}. Is this behaviour intended? If not, how and where do I file a bug report? \...
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Where to report issues: GitHub or SourceForge?

Sometimes, I would like to ask for a feature or report an issue in a package or software (e.g. TeXStudio). So, I found that there are two ways to communicate with the maintainers: GitHub and ...
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Why does this picture kills my pc? Bug or mistake?

When I start this I get pdflatex to use all the CPU without any result: \documentclass[border=5]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \def\b{2} \def\h{2} \begin{tikzpicture} \...
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Tcolorbox parbox=false option breaks by height fill option

Tcolorbox parbox=false option breaks by height fill option \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[most, many]{tcolorbox} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \begin{tcolorbox}[ parbox=false, height ...
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\asbuk numbering is buggy?

I have russian alphanumeric numbering in a constantly updating document. Recently, the numbering went terribly wrong. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{ifxetex} \ifxetex \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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For loop breaks condformat [closed]

A strange behavior: data(iris) library(condformat) #library(knitr) df <- iris[c(1:5,70:75, 120:125),] cd <- condformat(df) cd <- rule_text_bold(cd, 2, df[,2] == apply(df[,2:3], 1, FUN=min))...
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Why does dvisvgm produce faulty svg code for some expressions involving fractions and certain fonts?

I would like to ask for help with figuring out exactly what triggers a weird phenomenon concerning rendering of textstyle fractions in certain fonts with dvisvgm (version 2.6.3, distributed as part of ...
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Cases bugged - lines overlapping [duplicate]

The following code overlaps equations: $$U(x) = \begin{cases} - \frac{1}{\lambda} e^{-\lambda x} & \text{gdy} \lambda \neq 1 \\ \ln x & \text{gdy} \lambda =1 \end{...
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Using fancyref in TeX Live 2019 fails with undefined control sequence

The following code worked well for me in TeX Live prior to 2019: \documentclass{article} \title{TEST} \usepackage{fancyref} \begin{document} \section{Actor}\label{sec:actor} See \fref{sec:actor} ...
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Wrong keyword style when using multiple languages in listings

With this code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{% language=[AlLaTeX]TeX, alsolanguage=MetaPost, texcsstyle=\color{blue}, basicstyle=\ttfamily% } \...
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Latest newtx package update (v1.601 Oct 2, 2019) breaks the footnote command [update: bug fixed by package author]

The latest newtxtext package (v1.601 Oct 2, 2019) seems to have broken the \footnote command. Here's a MWE \documentclass{IEEEtran} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{...
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The error occurred after the last update

After latest update of TeXLive2019 I get an error with my code, thet previously worked fine. I associate this error with the latest update, possible some conflict of hyperref and answers packages, or ...
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Convert XeLaTeX to ePub

Hi all, I have a XeLaTeX file which once compiled gives that kind of pdf page : What I need is to have from the tex file an ePub format instead of the pdf one. So before posting all this message, ...
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What is wrong with my plot?

My plot as shown below is not reflecting the upper cap surface exactly as I have defined it (I simply negated the z-ordinate of the parametric equations) Is this some kind of numerical bug? \...
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A comment after the xsim solution environment is being printed

If I add a comment after the solution environment of the xsim package the comment is printed before the solution. \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage{xsim} \begin{document} \begin{exercise} % ...
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Xstring package bug?

Why is resultin equal to $\frac{1}{2}$ (tokenized)? Shouldn't result and resultin be equal? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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top-aligned marginpar on wrong side (even/odd) after pagebreak

Under plain LaTeX with twoside option, I use \leavevmode\marginpar{#1} at the beginning of a paragraph to obtain top-aligned margin notes. Immediately after a pagebreak the margin note may or may not ...
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Be careful with latest MikTeX update: MSVCP140_CODECVT_IDS.dll missing [closed]

I noticed that almost all of the MikTeX binaries were updated (looks like they were released today). After backing up my install (if you don't do this before applying updates, you should...), I ...
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TeXLive 2019 tlshell bug

I installed TexLive 2019 under WIN10 but tlmgr-GUI doesn´t run. Siep answered: "This is known and is a packaging error. It should be fixed in a few days. The command-line tlmgr should be unaffected."...
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Macro for writing names bug? [duplicate]

I have just defined this macro: \newcommand{\ER}{Erd\H{o}s-R\'enyi} that should allow me to write \ER and get Erd\H{o}s-R\'enyi, so that I can save some time. The problem is that if I want to write ...
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How can I circumvent this TikZ circuits bug when placing symbols at start or at end?

In the following MWE (essentially taken from page 603 of the pgf manual), when I try to place the symbols at start and at end, two unintended effects occur: In each symbol there is an extra line ...
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Bug in section numbering indentation? [duplicate]

I used automatically generated documents to export some computation results and I have observed that when section number reach 100 the indentation becomes too small to prevent some overlaps: I have ...
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Disappearing left side of `aligned`

The following code \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} \[ \begin{aligned} [E^dx,y]&=E^k[E^{d-k}x,y]-kE^{k-1}[E^{d-k}x,Ey]\\ &+\binom k2E^{k-2}[E^{d-k}x,E^2y]-...\\ &+(-1)^j\binom ...
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Which fixes from mathtools were merged to the AMS packages already?

mathtools aims to fix bugs and problems with the AMS package set. Quote from the AMS site http://www.ams.org/publications/authors/tex/amslatex: In 2016, LuaTeX version 1 was released, and ...
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'Dimension too large' error when \setmathfont has the option Scale=MatchLowercase

\documentclass{article} \usepackage{unicode-math} \setmainfont{Georgia} \setmathfont[Scale=MatchLowercase]{Cambria Math} \begin{document} n $n \sqrt[n]{n}$ \end{document} The above code when typeset ...
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Wrong position of arrows in Tikz with pgfplots version 1.3

I use the following code to draw an arrow in Tikz with \pgfplotsset{compat = 1.3}: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat = 1.3} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}...
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Gmail built in pdf viewer omits last symbol in an url, any idea why? [closed]

Using amsrefs, I want to refer to an answer on mathoverflow. That site has automated amsrefs entry creation option. When I use it, everything goes fine, and the pdf file contains correct link. However ...
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Can't use “if” in tikzmath - undefined control sequence “ifpgfmathfloatparseactive”

MWE (copied from TikZ manual): \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{math} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \tikzmath{ int \x; for \k in {0,10,...,350}{ if \k&...
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Getting errors using Acro for abbreviations and acronyms: Undefined Control Sequence in acro.sty

I've been trying to use acro for abbreviating terms in a report. It mostly works but each compile requires intervention to complete and does something to my first page, leaves an =1 and a page break. ...
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LaTeX3 Error in MOdiagram package [closed]

I try to compile empty document with MOdiagram package (38448 (0.2g)) and get an LaTeX3 error ! LaTeX3 Error: Variant form 'cNc' deprecated for base form (LaTeX3) '\dim_compare:nNnTF'. One ...
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Why Does fancyvrb Turn Comments into Non-comments?

When I execute the following code, I get a nice .pdf as a Result: \documentclass{minimal} \usepackage{fancyvrb} \begin{document} \begin{Verbatim} sdfsdfs \end{Verbatim} \end{document} Below is the ...
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Gibberish string prepended to deleted text in the PDF obtained by compiling 'diff' file generated by latexdiff

I am using latexdiff for marking up corrections requested by the examiners to my PhD thesis. I have a strange issue with this. Upon compiling the diff.tex file, I get a specific string 4.0pt=-.55ex ...
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Incompatibility with mathtools and unicode-math in xelatex?

I find unexpected behaviour in using mathtools in conjunction with unicode-math, which shows up if the 'range' command is used. Some incompatibilities have been noted before, so perhaps this is ...
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Incompatibility between babel-french and tasks

There seems to be an incompatibility between these two packages. Look at these two MWE: The right one \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tasks} %\usepackage[french]{babel} \begin{document} \begin{...
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Second line of paragraphs indented in source, TeXShop 4.12 OSX

After updating to the latest version of TeXShop, every paragraph in my source displays with the second and subsequent lines indented. This is true for new and old documents. How do I disable this ...
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Missing line (its vertical skip) after \multirow command

I am creating a table that will use \multirow (and \multicolumn) command(s). Before compilation, I can imagine what I expect and it is this: So, my code look like this: \documentclass{article} \...
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Text on one page is different color than other pages

I'm writing an article and as I was editing it I noticed that sometime within the last half hour the text on one of the pages had turned blue. I wasn't doing anything other than adding/removing text, ...
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bug in frankenstein?

I cannot get includedocskip in the newclude package to work. As far as I can tell, it requires the allocate option, but this option loads allocate.sto, which uses an InitWheel command that has not ...
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Question Mark Boxes (⍰) in LyX menus

I am running LyX 2.3.1 on OS X 10.13.6 with the latest MacTex distribution. I've also updated the installed packages with TeX Live Manager recently. Question mark boxes appear next to some menu items ...
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Package xcolor Error: “Undefined colors when master (classicthesis 3.1) has PDF included” even though the PDF has been deleted from the document

I think this is a bug I've stumbled upon and it's driving me up the wall. Referring to this question, I've got the same setup: Package xcolor Error: Undefined colors “Maroon”/“Royal Blue” when master ...
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Shell command error when compiling with LuaLaTeX shell-escape in Fedora 28 [closed]

When compiling this minimal TeX file with lualatex --shell-escape test.tex I get an initial shell error (that is output to stderr), sh: all: command not found (check in the 7th line). The error doesn'...
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Bug with curly braces and \fontsize? [duplicate]

I've noticed that the second argument of \fontsize appears to get ignored sometimes when wrapped in curly braces. Instead, the text appears to be set with minimal leading. Example 1: \fontsize{18}{...
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Why does TeXstudio crash after the second compilation of this file? [closed]

I'm working on the following file, whose main structure is borrowed from the @Tom Bombadil's answer. \documentclass[12pt,letter]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage[left=1in, ...
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Spacing issue with literate in listings

I answered this question and OP showed me a problem with the answer. The code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{listings} \lstset{ % keepspaces, % Apparently this ...
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Incorrect output with algorithm2e when using “newtxtext” package

I have a LaTeX document displaying an algorithm and the output is incorrect when I use the package newtxtext with algorithm2e. Here is the minimum working example that shows this problem. \...
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Automatic setting of greek letters in \begin{} environment

I am not quite sure, what happened, but I was working on some equations, and all of a sudden, TexStudio became buggy. It automatically writes all I write in the \begin{} statement in greek letters (...
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The “max” function on Tikz being annoying, help?

I used Tikz to chart the following function. This is fine, except that I want the function to equal 0 instead of negative values. So I tried using "max(0,f(x))", where f(x) is my function (specified ...