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Questions tagged [options]

Options can be specified in order to influence the behavior of packages and classes, e.g. allowing for features or disabling others.

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feynmp-auto and --output-directory=build not possible?

I really like the automisation by feynmp-auto, but I also want to keep my working directory clean, especially in git repos. So I always use --output-directory=build when compiling documents. However ...
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Can pgfkeys be used to create nested key hierarchies

I currently have the following following setup (but with many more keys), which works, but isn't as clean as I'd like it. \pgfkeys { /title/.is family, /title, first/.estore in = \title@first,...
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Using a switch to pass an option

I created a switch which is defined iff a new geometry should be twosided. Currently, my code looks like this: \ifdefined\@TwosideSwitch% \typeout{SwitchGiven!}% \newgeometry{twoside=true, ...}% \...
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Filtering key-value options

I want to define a new environment whose implementation depends on another environment. The first environment should accept a list of key-value options. Some of these options are for use only on this ...
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How to set global options / parameters in Circuitikz?

I use Circuitikz quite often with modified sizing as styles as follows: \begin{circuitikz}[line width=0.7pt, line join=round] \draw (0,0) ... to [/tikz/circuitikz/bipoles/length=22pt, L] (1,0) \end{...
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TeXMaker - automatically show structure fully opened in PDF

When i use the "PDFLaTeX"-tool and click "show PDF", TeXMaker always shows me the structure where i only see the chapters. Is there a way of setting a preference to open all chapters, sections and ...
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emulateapj options not changing anything

simple question: how do you change an option with emulateapj? I'm using \documentclass[12pt, apj]{emulateapj} but it appears to have no effect and comes up with these messages: [Compiling C:\Users\...
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Commands vs keys/values for setting up a document: what an own document class should provide?

This question somehow extends the question "Package option vs setup command". I'm currently writing a class dedicated to students reports for both academic projects and internships. This class ...
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Prevent specific `\documentclass` options being sent to packages

Edit 2: I should have said, as @egreg says in the comments, that there is no good reason to do this, as the purpose of the options to \documentclass is precisely of being dispatched to every ...