Questions tagged [compiling]

{compiling} is about the process you must go through to convert your TeX from .tex source files into your output document format, be it pdf, dvi, or something completely different.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Plane intersection -2 (Vector graphics in Asymptote)

This is a follow up after my own question. Back when the following MWE worked and compiled correctly. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{asymptote} \begin{document} \begin{asy} settings.outformat =...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

How to find why it stopped compiling (Package PGF Math Error: Unknown function)

I have created vertically split circle and it works standalone but it stop when I add this code to my university template. Here is standalone code: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} % BEGIN section 1 ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

I am having issues compiling my code. Any help would be greatly appreciated!

My school gave me a latex template to follow and for the last few weeks have had no issues compiling or running anything. However, I have recently run into an error that I can not seem to fix. This is ...
2
votes
1answer
14 views

Customizing single line classes in ODT output from mk4ht oolatex

I've been trying to follow a tutorial here: github.com/michal-h21/helpers4ht/wiki/tex4ht-tutorial My MWE files below produce a valid output with the text from the command, but I was expecting the ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Cannot compile with texliveonfly

I installed TeX Live 2019 on Windows 10 and added texliveonfly to TeXworks. Python is also installed. The problems are: If I input texliveonfly filename.tex on cmd, then it returns: texliveonfly....
0
votes
0answers
32 views

How do I find cross platform compilation differences?

I used a template for my resume, but I'm having a problem where on windows my bullets are tabbed over whereas on linux they aren't. I think its a problem with the packages I have on my laptops, so I ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Converting Jupyter to PDF using LaTeX

I am trying to convert a Jupyter notebook to PDF using LaTeX, but I am facing the issues below. I believe it has to do with graphs, that get generated when I compile my document. The file also ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

shared \include files.. how to intelligently interpret root directory?

I have a directory with a paper in it. It has various subdirectories with stuff in them. paper1/ main.tex intro/ intro.tex conclusion/ conclusion.tex static/ ...
1
vote
1answer
301 views

Compilation problem fontenc-Latex

When i compile with LaTex the file \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{document} Test \end{document} i'v got this message error in the ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

How to open the code file on arxiv [duplicate]

I download the code file (tex) of articles on https://arxiv.org/. But I can not open it by texmaker. Do you know how to do this? For example, Go to this link See on the right corner Choose ...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

Unable to compile my TeX files, not a technical error though [closed]

Recently I started facing a problem while compiling my TeX files, not all of them, but some files which may be larger a bit from others. I get this error Error: Could not start the command: pdflatex....
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Text overflow beyond page bottom when compiling amsart document on HAL

I uploaded a tex file to HAL, compiled it via their submission form and noticed that the text continues beyond the bottom margin. I tracked the issue down to the amsart package. How do I fix this? ...
2
votes
0answers
55 views

LaTeX error using LyX: Missing \begin{document}

I am using LyX as a LaTeX editor. I have a little file in my computer compiling normally in an old LyX version. Now I have a new computer and installed the latest LyX version (Lyx 2.3.4, 12 Jan 2020). ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Compile with Bibtex but I don't want any citation

I think this question is pretty vague, and I can delete it if needed. I have a huge report template, which include every chapter. I've done it so I can compile each part in Texmaker via pdflatex > ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Abruptly the LaTex content is lost?

I have been creating a document on LaTex, TexStudio. Recently, I had pressed the Compile+Run button on it. The computer was hanged and I had to restart it. Now, the content of the document is lost and ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Mikitex problem report during compilation from latex to dvi

I m facing a problem named as Mikitex problem report in some documents during compilation from latex to dvi. Copied information given below: > MiKTeX Problem Report Message: The page could not be ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Compiling Problem - LyX LaTeX

I have always used LyX LaTeX to create my resumé. I changed my laptop and I'm trying to install the program in the new one. For some reason that I don't understand, I can't compile into a PDF format. ...
0
votes
0answers
48 views

How does one stop Overleaf from automatically compiling the source code?

The attached photo is a screenshot of my source code in Overleaf. How can I get Overleaf to leave my code as just code, without automatically compiling it in the source? (I am fine with the ...
-1
votes
0answers
28 views

Insert an url containing the # char

In my bibliography there is this link containing the "#" character that is causing compilation problems. https://scikit-learn.org/stable/modules/generated/sklearn.svm.SVR.html?highlight=svr#sklearn....
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Document will not compile any more tikzpictures in Texstudio or Overleaf

My 17-page document will not compile when I add anymore tikzpictures to the document, and I can't figure out why. I use TexStudio. If I comment out the second to last tikzpicture in the code below, it ...
2
votes
1answer
98 views

\includegraphics does not work, “Paragraph ended before \@tempa was complete.” error

I'm trying to compile a document using a class provided by a journal. I get the following error Paragraph ended before \@tempa was complete. Emergency stop. This is the problematic code: \...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

Compiling lextex example

I am trying to use the lextex macros. For this, I started by taking a look at the example file. I tried to follow the instructions and run tex &plain example1.tex but this gives the message ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

In TexStudio, when you compile an included Chapter, does the whole document gets compiled?

Suppose in my document (book), I have a Chapter \include{chapter_1} and I edit Chapter 1 only within the Chapter 1 tab Afterwards I hit the green arrow to compile/run Does the whole document get ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

xdvipdfmx:fatal: Unable to open “xxx.pdf” [duplicate]

I am trying to compile with pdf open in Adobe reader. Anyone knows a workaround other than close the pdf viewer every time?
0
votes
0answers
18 views

.tex file not compiling when moved from Desktop to another directory [duplicate]

I have noticed a strange behavior lately: Some of my .tex files will not compile unless they are on my Desktop. When I move the folder containing the .tex file with all its companion files to, say, ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

TeX, LaTeX and friends files optimization or how do you deal with heavy LaTeX files?

I am typesetting a general report on my research for my group. I have typeset it using LaTeX, generated all the pictures, figures, tables, drawings, etc using LaTeX packages. However, when I run it ...
2
votes
1answer
77 views

LuaLaTeX does nothing at all

I installed TeX Live manually on Ubuntu 18.04 (using the script from http://mirror.ctan.org/systems/texlive/tlnet/install-tl-unx.tar.gz). Now I want to use LuaLaTeX to compile documents like this one: ...
1
vote
1answer
51 views

Quick build button in texmaker = 3 times pdf2latex and view pdf

i use texmaker version 5.0.3 and texlive 2019. i click oft quick button 1 time, 1 time, 1 time and then click pdf view to see pdf. How can i merge (pdf2latex 3 times and pdf view) and create new ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

pre-compiling long document preamble

I have several long documents (500-1000+ pages), where the pre-amble is itself rather lengthy (say, 15-25 packages being loaded, with multiple option tweaks, lots of custom functions, etc, etc). When ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

TeXShop: order of typesetting for bibliography and glossary

I've explored other questions but they seem to involve coding. I'm looking specifically for the order of options in the drop-down menu (no coding). I have TeXShop version 4.44 for Mac, which has a ...
0
votes
1answer
72 views

Different outputs when using pdflatex in 2 machines

Was working on mainly on 2 different pcs (ubuntu 16.04 and ubuntu 18.04). Output of pdflatex was the same for both. When compiling the exact same file on a different laptop (freshly installed with ...
1
vote
0answers
77 views

How to get dependent files for ConTeXt file

I would like to automatically compile a context .tex-file whenever any of the files that it depends on are modified, i.e. the behaviour of latexmk's continuous compilation (latexmk -pvc). I could kind ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

Can be used only in the preamble error - and yes, it's in the preamble

I have these lines \documentclass[../main.tex]{subfiles} \usepackage{float} \usepackage[font=small,skip=2pt]{caption} \usepackage{graphicx} \graphicspath{{Images}{../Images/}} \input{commands} % ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Lyx: Compile 3 times to create correct TOC. (RevTeX)

The Lyx RevTeX document seems to have a problem correctly compiling the table of contents (TOC) when it contains more entries. See the failed spacing on the left in the image below. This is a known ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

PdfTeX not compiling in TeX Live with Texmaker - Shows error

LOG FILE: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.14159265-2.6-1.40.20 (TeX Live 2019/W32TeX) (preloaded format=pdflatex 2019.12.17) 18 DEC 2019 10:06 entering extended mode restricted \write18 enabled. %&-...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

Two questions about compiling order of packages codes

I have a question about compiling order of packages. For example consider a package (for instance tocloft) and I have the following document: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{tocloft} \setlength{\...
1
vote
0answers
30 views

Partial preamble precompilation? (luaLaTeX document with glossaries (and shell-escape, if possible))

Main concern Hi, I've figured out how to use mylatexformat.ltx to precompile a preamble and then use the precompiled .fmt to compile a separate file that does not contain a preamble, but rather uses ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Error in table list after compile the document - spacing between de lines

when I compile the document I have a problem. I need to have the same space between the lines. You can see that there are some lines that have different distances. I tried to change the code, but I ...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

Load packages based on commands in document

I've got a custom class which I've taken a few of the 'heavy' components out of and put into their own packages (i.e. loading and configuring minted, chemfig). At the moment if I start, doing maths, ...
1
vote
1answer
59 views

Why does this work in some subfiles not in others

So I'm writing a large document (almost a book) of notes, so to organize the document I have been using subfiles. Most of the time I am unable to compile the section that I am working on, and have to ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

How can I compile some LaTeX source into PDF and keep the LaTeX source as some meta-information in the PDF? [duplicate]

How can I compile some LaTeX source into PDF and keep the LaTeX source as some meta-information in the PDF? (or somehow embedded otherwise in the way that it is easy to retrieve the LaTeX source while ...
5
votes
1answer
37 views

Is there a way to use mathmode expressions inside the grammar environment?

I'm trying to write the grammar of FOL in BNF using the syntax package, but every time I use a logical symbol or a mathmode command (ex. \neg, \land, \mathbb{}, etc.) I get an error. For example: \...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Building latex project in VS Code through command line

I would like to build a latex project from the command line on a build server. We write the most latex documents in Visual Studio Code with the LaTeX Workshop extension by James Yu. I have managed to ...
15
votes
1answer
1k views

How does Overleaf render LaTeX online?

First of all, I'm sorry if this is not the appropriate page to ask, I will delete this thread if necessary. I want to show a compiled version of some latex document (that should be able to be ...
4
votes
1answer
70 views

How do I reference sections in other subfiles?

I cannot figure out how in the world I am suppose to reference other sections in subfiles. I have prepared a simple example below: main \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
1
vote
1answer
116 views

What are the steps for compiling Overleaf projects offline and getting consistent results?

I am trying to compile Overleaf projects offline and I was wondering what is the best procedure to get consistent results. I don't understand which distribution Overleaf is using, furthermore, I am ...
4
votes
2answers
169 views

Increasing memory

I am working on a document which produces ~4000 pages, each with at least 30 graphics per page. There is a lot of font switching and colouring different characters different colours. I am able to ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Error with arabtex

I'm already write a text with ArabTex but I have an error with compilation such that I read the arabtexdoc but I don't find the solution \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[french]{babel} \...
4
votes
0answers
91 views

Is there any online service for compiling a large number of ConTeXt files?

I have about 16,000 ConTeXt files that I need to compile. On my computer, a single file from that list takes 45 minutes to compile, as there are many pages and a lot of calculations done in Lua. This ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Using MiKTeX 2.9 and amsmath, why do standard options in build setup not work?

When setting up the build options, I accept the default options. When using mode Latex>dvi the output is near perfect, but I understand pdf should be even better. When using mode LateX>dvi>pdf the ...

1 2 3 4 5 33