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JAVA DEVELOPER//DALLS TX//12 MONTHS//CORP TO CORP

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Posted: 4 Hours 10 Minutes ago by: Vvps Srinidhi

HI GRETTINGS FROM CREATIVE STAFFING Role; java developer Location: Dallas TX Contract; corp to corp Duration;12 months Job Requirements: Key Skills: Role 2: Java+ NodeJS+ Microservices Role 1: Java+ Microservices + AWS Skills and exp

Why do CTAN announcements no longer show at comp.text.tex?

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Posted: 5 Hours 26 Minutes ago by: Ulrich D i e z

Why do CTAN announcements no longer show at comp.text.tex? The question came up yesterday on TeX LaTeX StackExchange. <https://tex.stackexchange.com/q/645234/118714> Sincerely Ulrich

Re: Multi-Page table with inter-row page breaks

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Posted: 2 Days 21 Hours ago by: Yi Fan

Hi, I have downloaded Oleg Paraschenko's project. It works really well for breaking rows across 2 pages. However, the author's implementation only allows breaking a row across 2 pages exactly. In my situation, I would like a single row

No TeX Hour tomorrow - next TeX Hour will be Thu 26 May, 6:30 to

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Posted: 6 Days 11 Hours ago by: Jonathan Fine

Hi There won't be a TeX Hour tomorrow. The next TeX Hour will be Thursday 26 May, 6:30 to 7:30pm UK time. Wishing you Happy TeXing Jonathan

JAVA Developer//Atlanta, Ga//12 Months//Corp to Corp

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Posted: 7 Days 8 Hours ago by: Krishna Sai

Hi, Greeting from Workpath Job title: JAVA Developer Location : Atlanta, Ga Duration : 12 months Contract : Corp to Corp Required Skills: • Must have Python (3 years of experience is required). • Must have known IP Networking. •

Re: backward compatibility issue with acro 3.8 (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 11 Hours ago by: Denis_Bitouzé

You can do it :) You're welcome.

Re: backward compatibility issue with acro 3.8 (thread)

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Posted: 7 Days 15 Hours ago by: Dr Engelbert Buxbaum

In article <87tu9tzx85.fsf@example.com>, dbitouze@wanadoo.fr says... Yes, it does. That should probably also go on StackExchange, do you want to put it there or shall I? Thanks Engelbert

Re: exponent of numbers in hexadecimal, binary etc. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 2 Hours ago by: jfh

See Wikipedia on hexadecimal. There is more than one possibility.

Re: exponent of numbers in hexadecimal, binary etc. (thread)

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Posted: 8 Days 2 Hours ago by: jfh

Re: BachoTeX 2022: invitation and call for papers (thread)

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Posted: 9 Days 3 Hours ago by: Peter Flynn

I have added this to http://latex.silmaril.ie/formattinginformation/ Peter

BachoTeX 2022: invitation and call for papers

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Posted: 9 Days 7 Hours ago by: Jerzy

Dear TeX users and friends, if the times were normal, a few days ago we would have had returned from BachoTeX 2022 and would not have lost the BachoTeX conferences in the years 2020 and 2021. Fortunately, as far as the SARS-CoV-2 virus is

exponent of numbers in hexadecimal, binary etc.

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Posted: 9 Days 12 Hours ago by: GL

Hello, I wonder what is the correct usage to typeset an exponent in another base as decimal. For example in hexadecimal : 3C 4A EE x 16^{15} (where 16 and 15 are decimal numbers) or 3C 4A EE x 10^{15} (because hexadeci

Re: draw frames/box around column in beamer? (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 14 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

[snipped 10 lines] Thanks, will go with blocks then. sivaram

Re: backward compatibility issue with acro 3.8 (thread)

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Posted: 11 Days 15 Hours ago by: Denis_Bitouzé

Hi, The following works like a charm: --8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8--- \documentclass{article} \usepackage{acro} \usepackage{pdfcomment} \usepackage{hyperref} \DeclareAcronym{cd}{ short = {CD}, lo

backward compatibility issue with acro 3.8

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Posted: 11 Days 16 Hours ago by: Dr Engelbert Buxbaum

Hi, https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/161464/are-mouse-over- definitions-of-acronyms-possible gives a method for pop-up windows that explain an acronym on mouse-over, using acro 2.1: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[tooltip]

TeX Hour: Thu 12 May: 6:30pm UK time: Access and Accessibility (part 1)

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Posted: 13 Days 7 Hours ago by: Jonathan Fine

Hi First a word about this year's TeX Conference (online 22-24 July, and free).. There's renewed interest in the TeX/LaTeX community in accessibility, with 6 important talks on it last year (including my own). This year I'll be talking abo

Re: draw frames/box around column in beamer? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 9 Hours ago by: samcarter8

If you want to stay within the beamer ecosystem, you can use blocks \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{warsaw} \begin{document} \begin{frame} \begin{block}{title} \begin{columns} \begin{column}{.4\textwidth} \beg

Re: biblatex: How to cite "7th revised impression"? (thread)

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Posted: 13 Days 13 Hours ago by: jfh

I prepared that list before 2018. Since then I have found another oddity, in two copies of a book that say the same thing on the backs of their title pages: This edition published 2018 but the one I bought this year contains some corre

Re: biblatex: How to cite "7th revised impression"? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 1 Hour ago by: jfh

On the backs of title pages of the books in my office I found 9 different ways to describe a book that wasn't just an unaltered reprint: Second edition Revised and enlarged edition Reprinted with corrections Reprinted (revised) Reprinted

Re: biblatex: How to cite "7th revised impression"? (thread)

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Posted: 14 Days 9 Hours ago by: Peter Flynn

According to the biblatex documentation, the 'edition' field must be an integer, so EDITION = {7}, and you use the 'note' field for anything else: NOTE = {revised impression}, But this doesn't take account of the note as part of the

biblatex: How to cite "7th revised impression"?

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Posted: 14 Days 15 Hours ago by: Dr Engelbert Buxbaum

Hi, the wonders of intellectual activities give the following @BOOK{Pen-16, AUTHOR = {Penrose, R.}, TITLE = {The emperor's new mind}, YEAR = {2016}, PUBLISHER = {Oxford University Press}, address =

Re: beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1 (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 6 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

[snipped 14 lines] A minor update to using \input in Emacs + auctex + reftex is that, the scanning to build the TOC within Emacs takes a visible few seconds compared to \include. It's not annoying but definitely noticable. sivaram

draw frames/box around column in beamer?

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Posted: 15 Days 6 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

Is it possible to draw boxes around the beamer columns environment and column within? \begin{columns} %should be wrapped in a box \begin{column}{0.3\textwidth} % should also be in a framed boxes sivaram

Re: Exercises and Solutions Environments (thread)

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Posted: 15 Days 11 Hours ago by: Dr Engelbert Buxbaum

In article <5c412269-7940-41be-a145-d33621efd1f5n@googlegroups.com>, carlos@colorado.edu says... The Springer book class svmono.cls (https://www.springer.com/gp/computer-science/lncs/conference- proceedings-guidelines, there is a derivat

Re: Display and 3D characters: Prototype font and MetaPost figures (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 20 Hours ago by: Laurence Finston

Sorry, in the wedge, it's a black dot (`drawdot') that I used to try to cover up a gap and in the serif it's a white dot (`undrawdot') that I used to try to cover up a "pimple". In addition, I needed to find extra points for almost all o

Re: Display and 3D characters: Prototype font and MetaPost figures (thread)

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Posted: 17 Days 20 Hours ago by: Laurence Finston

Neither. You're quite right, there is a problem in both places. I will have to take a different approach for those sections. The way I did it, I ended up with "pimples" that I tried to cover up with an `undrawdot' command using a `pen

Re: Display and 3D characters: Prototype font and MetaPost figures (thread)

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Posted: 18 Days ago by: jfh

I saw two problems with most of the g symbols (Figs 204--218 for example): a piece missing from the tag at the top right of g, and an extra piece on the link between the upper and lower loops of g. But is the bug in your code or my pdf rea

Exercises and Solutions Environments

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Posted: 18 Days 5 Hours ago by: Carlos Felippa

Hi all, I am converting some of my old Course Notes to LaTeX using the book class. The original Notes were written in 1984-85 with PlainTeX, before LaTeX existed, with some help from Don Knuth's students (I was at Stanford at the time).

Re: Display and 3D characters: Prototype font and MetaPost figures (thread)

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Posted: 19 Days 10 Hours ago by: Laurence Finston

Sorry, that was my local copy. This is the correct link: https://www.gnu.org/software/3dldf/graphics/hollow.pdf

Display and 3D characters: Prototype font and MetaPost figures

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Posted: 19 Days 10 Hours ago by: Laurence Finston

Hello, During the past few months I've been working on display fonts and "3D" characters. I have now put together a prototype font ("Hollow") and some related MetaPost figures and posted them to the GNU 3DLDF website: https://www.gnu.org

No TeX Hour tomorrow - next TeX Hour will be Thu 12 May, 6:30 to

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Posted: 20 Days 8 Hours ago by: Jonathan Fine

Hi There won't be a TeX Hour tomorrow. The next TeX Hour will be Thursday 12 May, 6:30 to 7:30pm UK time. Wishing you Happy TeXing Jonathan

Re: aligning text in beamer description environment (thread)

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Posted: 21 Days 7 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

[snipped 23 lines] Thank you, that's exactly what I wanted! sivaram

Re: aligning text in beamer description environment (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 3 Hours ago by: Denis_Bitouzé

Try: --8<---------------cut here---------------start------------->8--- \begin{description}[Psychology] \item[Biology] Study of life. \item[Physics] Science of matter and its motion. \item[Psychology] Scientific study of mental processes

aligning text in beamer description environment

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Posted: 22 Days 5 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

How do I get the text to be aligned when using description environment? \begin{description} \item[Biology] Study of life. \item[Physics] Science of matter and its motion. \item[Psychology] Scientific study of mental processes and behaviou

Re: beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1 (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 6 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

[snipped 9 lines] Thanks, that helped. sivaram

Re: beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1 (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 10 Hours ago by: Axel Berger

I remember something about it being only to be used for chapters. I'm not quite sure why that was, one thing is the \cleardoublepage issued. If that's the only thing, it would probably do no harm in a presentation.

Re: beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1 (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 16 Hours ago by: Ulrike Fischer

it does work (but is imho seldom useful in a presentation). But as with other documents you have to take care to put everything that writes to the aux e.g. an \addcontentsline *inside* the include. So the \section shouldn't be before t

Re: beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1 (thread)

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Posted: 22 Days 20 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

Thank you! It got fixed. I've been using \include via auctex as it seems to give the right prompts to include other tex files. A quick check on google shows this https://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/246/when-should-i-use-input-vs-

Re: beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1 (thread)

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Posted: 23 Days 1 Hour ago by: Axel Berger

Try \input. I'm surprised \include works here at all.

beamer warsawtheme: header navigation is off by 1

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Posted: 23 Days 4 Hours ago by: Sivaram Neelakantan

I have been using the same beamer tex file for some time and I just noticed the top navigation sections with the round dots are off by a section. The slides looks like this, with 3 sections with 2, 3, 2 slides in each section Intro

Re: TeX Hour: Thu 28 Apr: 6:30pm UK time: Why don't ConTeXt and LaTeX join forces? (thread)

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Posted: 26 Days 6 Hours ago by: Phillip Helbig (undr

In article <d76c3cb7-4f54-7a3a-301d-885acb6c39ce@lisse.NA>, Dr Eberhard Lisse <nospam@lisse.NA> writes: Because it is not viable in the long term to run it on a non-commodity chip. That was arguably the reason why Alpha was axed in fav

Re: TeX Hour: Thu 28 Apr: 6:30pm UK time: Why don't ConTeXt and LaTeX (thread)

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Posted: 26 Days 10 Hours ago by: Jonathan Fine

I'm up for discussing VMS and La/TeX on x86 at tonight's TeX Hour. As Phillip points out, much of LaTeX was developed on VMS while Leslie Lamport was at DEC.

Re: TeX Hour: Thu 28 Apr: 6:30pm UK time: Why don't ConTeXt and LaTeX (thread)

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Posted: 26 Days 14 Hours ago by: Dr Eberhard Lisse

Why would one want to run VMS on new x86 hardware? I grew up on VMS myself and might have the odd x86 in a rack to play with it, provided one could get the compilers working :-)-O el On 27/04/2022 22:36, Phillip Helbig (undress to reply

Re: TeX Hour: Thu 28 Apr: 6:30pm UK time: Why don't ConTeXt and LaTeX join forces? (thread)

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Posted: 27 Days 3 Hours ago by: Phillip Helbig (undr

In article <876c3c2e-be5a-4d4e-b31a-d03c513afdc9n@googlegroups.com>, Jonathan Fine <jfine2358@gmail.com> writes: The VMS operating system, on which much of LaTeX was developed, is moving to the x86 architecture. I don't think that VSI

TeX Hour: Thu 28 Apr: 6:30pm UK time: Why don't ConTeXt and LaTeX

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Posted: 27 Days 6 Hours ago by: Jonathan Fine

Hi Suggested agenda for tomorrow's TeX Hour. Your ideas are very welcome, and will be prioritised. Please bring your contributions, as I've been busy with other things . 1. Your ideas. Anything TeX or typography or design on accessibility

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