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pgfplots: Best practice to avoid “TeX capacity exceeded” when plotting huge data sets?

I want to create some huge pgfplot with three different axis and a lot of data points. In summary there are 20160 lines of data existent. My problem is: All few hours the values will change ...
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Run external program in Beamer

I have Xubuntu 18.04 and TeXstudio 2.12.6. I want --- if possible --- run an external program in Beamer. I searched the net for a solution where I found a lot of stuff some links claiming that this ...
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LaTeX Uglifier / obfuscator

For JavaScript you have e.g. js uglifier, which obfuscates the javascript so that it is infeasible for humans to read the javascript code. Also, judging by @DavidCarlisle's xii.tex (see below), ...
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lualatex and tikz external library issue

I need to use lualatex to compile some pgfplots which have many data points (exceeding the memory allocatable by pdflatex). However, when I try using lualatex with the external library I'm having ...
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with tikzexternalize, how to name the images with the current name of the imported file

I use to save different tikz images, tikzexternalize, I have no problem if I let tikz name the pictures or if I needed a name for the next image. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \...
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Creating clickable links to outside references in LyX

I use LyX exclusively for note taking, rather than as document generation tool. I would have used emacs org-mode if it weren't for the fact that LyX allows me to enter math formulas and simple ...
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Center legend above (or below) a groupplot WITHOUT references

So, I need to place my legend outside a groupplot with 2 columns and 2 rows. I'd like to center it either above or below. I read a lot of similar question on tex@stackexchange, but all of them seems ...
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tikzscale with tikz-external: Recreating plot

I am creating pgfplots in the tikzpicture-environment together with the external library. To ensure the width of the plot, I wanted to use tikzscale. Originally, I was using the beamer-class with a ...
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Add regression line to data from file [duplicate]

I would like to display a regression line, as well as a legend for it, reading the raw data from an external file. My code is: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{pgfplots, pgfplotstable} \begin{...
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PGFPlots external crossref updates

I’m using the PGFPlots package along with its external library for my dissertation. Overall, it's worked great and has been extremely helpful. But I've had issues when trying to update cross-...
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Displaying counts and tables based on external files

I've got a complex report that I'm trying to generate, and I'm at a loss on how best to get it working. Let me say that using CSV files is not an option, for starters. I have a number of files named ...
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TeX capacity exceeded using pgfplots with/without externalization

The following MWE compiles (for me) \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=newest} \usetikzlibrary{external} \tikzexternalize[prefix=figures/externalized/] \begin{...
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Tikz External vs. Overlay

While designing a title page in tikz I noticed a somewhat unwanted behaviour. When I use the externalize and the overlay option for a tikzpicture the output is just empty. MWE: \documentclass{book} \...
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Using the tikzexternal.sty package together with legend to name feature

I am using the following TeX code (minimal example), which compiles fine, when running pdflatex then run make -f filename.makefile and repeat the procedure a second time to also include the referenced ...