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Questions tagged [glossaries-extra]

{glossaries-extra} is used to tag questions regarding the glossaries-extra package.

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How to make an index using glossaries?

Considering http://mirrors.ibiblio.org/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/glossaries-extra/glossaries-extra-manual.pdf I discovered how to make a glossary, by using e.g. \newabbreviation{EU}{EU}{European ...
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glossaries-extra remove indentation of a long text in \glossentrydesc

I would like to remove the indentation of long text in the description of a glossary entry. Actually a really simple task but I can not find the solution. Somehow \glossentrydesc{##1} does the ...
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Can I make glossaries issue a warning when I use an abbreviation before explaining it?

I want to use the glossaries-extra package to manage abbreviations. I prefer explicitly choosing where I use the long or the short form of the abbreviation (using the shortcuts \al, as, af etc.). It ...
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Command as glossary entry label

Very long shot, but is it possible to use a command as a glossary entry label, such as the command prints out in the text, but references to a single, general glossary entry? MWE: \documentclass{...
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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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Commas separating page numbers in glossary

I am currently working on a glossary and have the following problem. I am using the same symbol, in the MWE "D", for different notions on different pages and would like it to be displayed one ...
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Glossaries-extra: Adding glossaries package to “Clas­sicTh­e­sis” template by Dr. André Miede v. 4.6

I have been using LaTeX the "Clas­sicTh­e­sis" template by Dr. André Miede v. 4.6, for my thesis document. I require to add Lists of definitions, abbreviations, symbols to this template. I was trying ...
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Proper kerning in case the symbol with a subscript is a glossary term and a superscript is another glossary term

Continuing How to get glossary terms to properly typeset subscripts/superscripts?, let's consider the following input: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \...
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Removing empty page between list of acronyms and nomenclature in frontmatter of twoside page book

I am trying to get rid of extra empty page in \frontmatter of \documentclass[twoside]{book} between passages of Abbreviations and List of symbols. I am using for printing and managing list of symbols ...
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Is it possible to show a custom text for the long part of an abbreviation?

Using the glossaries-extra package, it is possible to define the used terms and their abbreviation for convenient and consistent use within the document. But handling inflections within a sentence ...
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The right place and the right options for rerunfilecheck in the presence of many packages?

Let's consider an input file called main.tex with the following contents: \RequirePackage{ifthen} \RequirePackage{ifxetex,ifluatex} \newif\ifxetexorluatex \ifxetex \xetexorluatextrue \else \...
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Avoid showing Abbreviations in the Glossary with Only a Single Use

I am eperimenting with the glossaries-extra package and use bib2gls. Currently every abbreviation used in my document via \gls (for example \gls{gpu}) shows the full form on first use (that I like) ...
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How to use glossaries extra Auto Indexing?

From ftp://ftp.ccu.edu.tw/pub/tex/macros/latex/contrib/glossaries-extra/glossaries-extra-manual.pdf chapter 7 refers to Auto Indexing and mention indexname and dualindex. I tried to add them as ...
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How to use `glossaries` together with `ProvidesPackage`

I can use glossaries, I mean compile and generate PDF of first example from http://mirrors.cqu.edu.cn/CTAN/macros/latex/contrib/glossaries/glossariesbegin.pdf: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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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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glossaries: how to typeset the list of page numbers in \textsmaller and reduce the vertical gap

I use glossaries-extra to typeset the list of symbols in a book I edit. Since the book is large, the list of page numbers for each entry is long, making the whole glossary occupy too much space. I ...
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Uneven spacing between glossary entrances in the list

I am trying to make a glossary list and there is something weird going on: the spacing between entrances is uneven for no obvious reason. The minimal example of the code is below: \documentclass{...
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Counter in front of the glossary name

I need to define a customized glossary list based of \setglossarystyle{list} such that in front of each entry I get a counter: symbol 1 blah-blah symbol 2 blah-blah-blah ... I ...
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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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How to embed braces inside an `\ensuremath` environment inside a `\newglossaryentry`?

Running pdflatex on the following document \documentclass{article} \usepackage{glossaries-extra} \newglossaryentry{injective}{name={\ensuremath{X\overset{1:1}{\rightarrow}Y}},description={injective ...
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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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Glossaries: introduce short name only if used more than once within section/chapter/part

I would like to obtain the following behavior: If an acronym is only used once within a section/chapter/part, at this occurrence only the long name should be used. If however the acronym is used more ...
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Glossaries fails to print - Vimtex

I'll start with a disclaimer that this might be a Vimtex-specific issue, and that I made another post here (Glossary stopped compiling after adding an entry - deleting/commenting out the entry hasn&#...
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Glossaries-extra without sectioning

I'm creating a document with two glossaries (using glossaries-extra and bib2gls). I would like to print each glossary without any automatic sectioning (without creating a new chapter or section), so ...
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Glossaries-extra issue: undefined control sequence error caused by record option

there doesn't seem to be a question on this specific topic so here's my problem: I'm using glossaries-extra to create a list of symbols at the beginning of my thesis but I have a weird error popping ...
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Bib2Gls doesn't compile CJK characters correctly

I hope it's okay to start a new question, as there are similar ones, but not this exact one (afaik). It all started with this guide, which is exactly what I need for my paper :) Glossaries with CJK ...
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How to make a list of abbreviations, acronyms, symbols, glossary and index with the glossaries package? [duplicate]

I would like to make a list of abbreviation, list of acronyms, list of symbols, glossary and index using the glossaries package as following order: \documentclass[a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage{...
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Glossary stopped compiling after adding an entry - deleting/commenting out the entry hasn't fixed the issue

Edit: So I have discovered I now cannot make any glossaries, even with a minimal document with no intruding packages. I don't really know how to troubleshoot this. As per the title. The issue seems ...
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glossaries-extra - wrong spacing around math relation

When I use a relation in math mode with the glossaries package, the output looks exactly the same as if typed directly. However, when using glossaries-extra, the spacing is incorrect. What can be the ...
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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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Glossaries entry not defined

when I delete an entry in my glossary, it says: entry not defined (line...), but there is a big gap then with no content. Here is my whole masterfile code: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt, listof = ...
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pdflatex says glossary entry is undefined when it is defined

I am writing my thesis and for months it has been compiling without a problem. Now when I attempt to compile (I use pdflatex) it gives the following error. [78 <./chapters/the_reductome/images/...
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Nomenclature with glossaries and xindy forget some symbols

I would like to create a large nomenclature thanks to glossaries packages. I also would like to sort the element of the nomenclature by symbols, because I found it easier when you are looking for ...
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Glossaries links with non-latin labels in LuaLaTeX refer to wrong place

I want to make a glossary with glossaries-extra package and use Cyrillic characters as entries labels. Everything works fine with XeLaTeX. Clickable links refer to exact glossary entry. But in ...
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Customization of glossaries-extra

I use the glossaries-extra package with this preamble: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[italian]{babel} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[...
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Page headers for glossary in arsclassica

I cannot find a good way of making page headers of glossaries-extra’s glossary formatted in ʟᴏᴡᴇʀᴄᴀsᴇ sᴍᴀʟʟ ᴄᴀᴘs that is default format for arsclassica’s chapter (i.e, left-hand side pages) and ...
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How to effectively use List of Symbols for a thesis using .bib files?

Actually, this question has been already asked here: How to effectively use List of Symbols for a thesis? And there is a very good answer with 4 methods. However... Thank you very much for the ...
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glossaries automake not working lualatex

I have an up to date MikTex distribution. Roughly following Trouble making a glossary, I have the following code in test.tex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{shellesc} \usepackage[acronym,nomain,...
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glossaries-extra.sty

I am trying to upload a manuscript to a journal system (manuscriptcentral.com) that requires me to upload separately the main.tex and all its dependencies. Their system compiles the files into a PDF. ...
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xindy could not find file “lang/english/utf8-lang.xdy” despite being available

I get a strange error upon running perl.exe \path\to\xindy.pl -L english -C utf8 -I xindy -M "main" -t "main.alg" -o "main.acr" "main.acn" or equivalently, xindy.exe -L english -C utf8 -I xindy -...
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How to set a user-style for abbreviations with glossaries-extra?

I used glossaries package to create a list of acronyms and made my own glossary style, like in MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nopostdot,nonumberlist,acronym]{glossaries} \newglossarystyle{...
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List of Symbols

While I am generating list of symbols successfully, there are some undesired things also happen There is a blank page in between the list of figures and list of symbols while I am not giving any ...
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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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Non-breaking space between long and short form of acronyms with glossaries/glossaries-extras

I would like to enforce non-breaking spaces between the long and short form of acronyms with glossaries/glossaries-extras. I stumbled across this blog post where the author uses the following command ...
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glossaries-extra package help

I want to build a list of symbols using the glossaries-extra package but I am getting error saying "Error: Could not start the command: "makeglossaries.exe although I have specified the correct path ...
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Is Non-breaking space (~) required for \gls commands of the glossaries(extra) package(s)?

There is a really quick question. Should I use a non-breaking space ~ in front of the \gls commands (for acronyms in my document) when using the glossaries-extra package?
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Macro redefinition within sectioning titles does not work in ClassicThesis

MWE #1: \documentclass{scrbook} % KOMA-Script book \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %\usepackage[style=arsclassica, parts=false]{classicthesis} \begin{document} \tableofcontents \def\aaa{a} \...
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Need help with using glossaries-extra package (Texpad, MacOS)

I am trying to work on a thesis following a template from my university, and I am having trouble making a 'Nomenclature' and 'Symbols' list. I am able to successfully make a 'Glossary' and '...
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Acronyms in LaTeX with lowercase and uppercase plurals and singular forms?

I am using the Glossaries package to write acronyms (i.e. abbreviations) using \gls{}, \Gls{}, acrlong{}, acrlongpl{}, acrshort{}, acrshortpl{} ... the whole family. I have 2 pages that appear in my ...