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Why is \[ ... \] preferable to $$ ... $$?

600 votes
13 answers
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163 votes
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PDF colour model and LaTeX

111 votes
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Drawbacks of XeTeX/LuaTeX

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Everyday LaTeX and workflow?

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Add page and line numbers to a pdf

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Why are Bitmap-Fonts used automatically?

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When is it harmful to add percent character at end of lines in a \newcommand, or similar

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How can I contribute to CTAN?

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55 votes
6 answers
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Historical, stable version archive of packages

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How to define a figure size so that it consumes the rest of a page?

45 votes
11 answers
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Embedding LaTeX equations into a webpage

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2 answers
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TikZ matrix as a replacement for tabular

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What are good advanced LaTeX books?

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37 votes
7 answers
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How do you store all your TeX files long-term?

32 votes
3 answers
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Are there LaTeX performance profiling tools?

29 votes
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Breaking pictures across multiple pages

28 votes
5 answers
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Which is the best editor for LuaTeX?

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1 answer
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How to make text copy in PDF previewers ignore lineno line numbers?

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4 answers
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Can one define an expandable command that removes control sequences from its argument?

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What is a good font for URLs to go with Palatino for the main text?

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LaTeX Markup Options?

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19 votes
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Making efficient use of \writes

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1 answer
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How to patch a package

14 votes
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Is there a tool/script available to simply install packages locally?

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Minitoc and memoir

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