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Date format option not working on genealogytree

I have a genealogytree TeX file that was working just fine when compiling on an old Macbook. I now changed to a Debian based system, and suddenly the file no longer compiles with the required "...
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Any new and nice way to plot phylogenetic tree in LaTeX from an external csv file?

To start off, I have no code to show as I didn't have even a single semi-positive run. I tried everything from basic trees, to trying to be smart with coordinate plots, but failed spectacularly. I ...
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How to horizontally center a genealogy tree using the genealogytree package in LaTeX?

I'm using the genealogytree package in LaTeX to create a family tree, but I'm having trouble horizontally centering the tree within the document. No matter what I try, the tree seems to align to the ...
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How can I display the `\gtrsymBorn` symbol in red colour?

How can I display the \gtrsymBorn symbol in red colour? he following MWE returns LaTeX Error: Option clash for package xcolor.. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{genealogytree} \usepackage[...
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Using genealogytree database entries as keys in l3prop property lists

I'm trying to look up some of the data in a genealogy tree in an l3prop property list and do special stuff depending on what's in it. In this MWE it is pared down to something not really useful, but ...
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Dates are not being formatted

I'm using the genealogytree package to make a nice family tree. No matter what I do, however, I haven't managed to get the dates to format properly. For example, I'd expect the bottom node to say 22.7....
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How add parent inside using genealogy tree?

I am building the genealogy tree of my family (all of them even the distant). I would like to add my great-great-grandmother, of the branch of my great-grandmother. The branch of my great-grandfather ...
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Change order of comment and death, genealogytree

With genealogytree package, birth is displayed first, then baptism, then defunction date and finally the comment. For example: I would like to write the comment inmediately before the defunction. Is ...
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Painting Background with respect to Rescaled Tikzpicture

I want to create a poster with a genealogy tree on it. So far, I managed to create the tree and resize it with a resizebox to an appropriate height. Now, I would like to colour the background of the ...
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Using TikZ to build a genealogy tree, I can not increase the space between node lines between the father and the second wife

I gave up on @thomas-f-sturm's genealogytree library because it does not support the mesh structures. I migrated to pure TikZ and PGF. I am trying to build a genealogy with paternal and maternal sides,...
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is it possible to build `genealogytree` commands to build until 7 generations?

I know perfectly that parent{} helps a lot, but it does not allow me to add the uncle's or aunt's spouse, and their children, etc. Of course that I can create many genealogytree[]{}, but it forces me ...
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I am trying to pass a command array to the new command or a definition with a `for` loop with `includesvg`

I have learned from the following questions: "For loop" in newcommand Use pgffor to define a new command? \foreach with \newcommand how to use them together? I was trying to pass an ...
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Genealogytree: How to parent centered position?

In this case, how to centered nodes "Istri", "Anak-1", "Anak-2" and "Anak-3"? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \usepackage{incgraph} \...
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Help with Genealogy tree

I have been trying to draw a Genealogy tree for my family. I developed an initial tree by using parent families for my Grandkid (my son's son). Then I added myself and wife as parents to my two sons. ...
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Avoid intersection in genealogytree of p and union

I would like the dashed and solid edges into the "Wife box" to enter the other way around to avoid intersections. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{...
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genealogytree: Replace identical marriage and death places automatically by “ibid.”

I create pedigrees with the database template of the genealogytree package. It often happens that ancestors married and died in their birthplace. I would like identical places to be automatically ...
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Genealogytree/tcolorbox - Passing a command as a parameter to a node

Using the genealogytree package (based on the tcolorbox package), I am trying to pass a command as an option to a given node. In the MWE below, the option box={colback=MyColor} can be passed to the ...
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join 2 genealogy trees on 2 different points

The following LaTeX document contains two genealogy trees joined on Matilde Oltre. Now I would like to join Vittorio Moletti with Modesta Oltre (Matilde's sister) as a couple, having Rina Moletti and ...
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overlapping genealogy trees

I am trying to join two genealogy trees, but they are overlapping. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[paperwidth=500mm,paperheight=500mm]{geometry} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document} ...
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Genealogytree: Minimal sandclock example

I am having trouble with package genealogytree, and the documentation file found on CTAN seems complex. Could someone give me a minimal example of a sand clock graph (two siblings sharing two parents ...
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Showing complicated relationships using genealogytree

I'd like to use the genealogytree package to display the relationships of several people, but having looked at its documentation I'm unsure how to go about this. Here is an example of the ...
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Genealogytree, make divorce appear

Good evening, I just found out this package to create genealogy tree, and I'm playing around, but encountered a problem. How do I make th divorce notation appear in my tree?? I've seen in the package ...
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Change growth direction for child elements in genealogytree

Is there a way to change the growth direction in child elements? If I am using a lot of nodes the content will disappear in the right margins. A solution would be if the partner’s name would be left ...
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How can I bundle a person's info in a macro with genealogytree

I would like to wrap each person's name and other information in a macro, and then use that macro in a genealogytree. This is to reduce clutter in the tree itself so as to make it easier to read and ...
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insert parent and a union with genealogytree

I need to add the parents in a "child" tree. In the following example I need to add the parents of the "F" node and a second wife/husband (union) of the "F" node. \...
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undefined control sequence when trying to define \gtrSymbolsSetCreateSelected{blue}{Male} in genealogytree

I get an error message when trying to compile a simple genealogy tree using template=symbol nodes MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \gtrSymbolsSetCreateSelected{blue}{...
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Show place of birth of birth/death/marriage with database traditional

Is there any way to display the place of birth/death/marriage in genealogytree with the template set to database traditional? Demo: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{...
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genealogytree with multiple marriages on both sides

Suppose A had child X with B and child Y with C. I know that union works to get this done: \begin{tikzpicture} \genealogytree[template=formal graph, ] {child{ g[id=a, tikz={xshift=9mm,yshift=...
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Beamer overlay specifications with genealogytree?

Is there a way I can use beamer overlay specifications with options in genealogytree? In this example I want to first show a tree and next show the same tree with an option "highlight" ...
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Beginner with Genealogytree

I tried to run the tutorial program from page 16. The text of the tree members don't fit into the boxes: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{...
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genealogytree same ancestor

I try to build a genealogytree with a loop/circle inside; i.e. there is a node with gggreat-grandparents occuring twice. To simplify the problem I have tried to create a tree which shows the problem: ...
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{genealogytree} How to draw multiple marriage without edge intersections

Could anybody give me a hint on how to draw the following situation (3 marriages) with no edge-intersection? The example is taken from the manual, p. 233.
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Sharing portions of graph in genealogytree

How can I reuse a portion of a graph between two different genealogytree instances? Here is a simplified example of code that just uses manual duplication, but I would like to extract out the graph in ...
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Genealogytree - Move Nodes closer together

Hi, please consider the following example: \documentclass[border=5pt,tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{genealogytree} \gtrset{% processing=tikznode, family edges={foreground={...
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Print content .unknown \pgfkeys

I have a lot of information to write in a genealogy tree. I would like to write part of it in the tree and the rest on the next page, accessible when clicking on the person name. The tree is created ...
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Check definition unknown \pgfkeys

I want to create a large genealogy tree using genealogytree package and decided to store people data in a separate file test_database.tex (containing three people for a MWE). From the main file test....
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Children of different parents - cross married

Hi I would like to draw a situation, when two sons of are getting married two daughters like on the diagram. I have code like this: parent{ g{Children1} parent { g{Son1} c{Son2}...
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Genealogytree export to SVG file [duplicate]

I have a simple family tree defined in Latex and package genealogytree: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \genealogytree[template=formal ...
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Union beween existing family members in genealogytree

I would like to draw a family tree using the genealogytree package. How do I make a union between two child already in the tree, at different places? The two "Daughter" in the image below ...
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genealogytree: How to save database keys in a common key

Normally at a genealogytree node I have to say p[]{name=Jane, birth={2-2-1888}{somewhere}} How can I create a key, like persdata=JaneID which expands to name=Jane, birth={2-2-1888}{somewhere}, so ...
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genealogytree: How to use braces as the standard connection style?

How can I use a curly brace (in black) as the standard connection style in genealogytree? That means: How to change the default (which is these green lines). \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{...
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Genealogytree: "black" edges are not black

When using genealogytree I can change the color of the edges between nodes by passing a color name to foreground as in the following: \gtrset{level size=8mm,node size=20mm} \gtrset{edges={foreground=...
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Problems using tikz={xshift=..} in genealogytree

I have cut and paste the example below from the genealogytree manual \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \genealogytree[...
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How do I add my spouse to my family tree?

I've started to model my family tree. How do I add my spouse to the diagram? I can't seem to use the union node inside a parent. \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \gtrset{...
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How to make above and below distance of pivot equal in genealogytree?

How to make above and below distance of pivot equal in genealogytree? By default it is symmetric. e.g. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How to connect two nodes in genealogytree package?

Edited (After @Torbjørn comment): I want to connect d and c together by parent a. How can I do that? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \...
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genealogytree Right to Left

is there any work available for right to left typesetting which is enabling the genealogytree? Greetings I already searched and didn't find any reliable resource.
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pgf/tikz with genealogytree and the 'before upper' setting for boxes

\documentclass{standalone} %or standalone \usepackage[all]{genealogytree} \gtrset{info separators={\par}{. }{}{}} %no period after comment \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \...
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How to set the dimensions of a tikzpicture for genealogytree?

I created an elaborate tikzpicture using the genealogytree package. However, I cannot possibly center or align the picture, in a figure or otherwise, because the height and width of the picture is ...
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genealogytree add uncle's wife and cousins

I would like to add a wife for the uncle in the family tree shown below and to add their children (self's cousin). While this seems to be an extremely simple task, I have struggled unsuccessfully to ...
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