LaTeX

Stuff and notes.

A Thesis Template

Usable for ETH thesis. Contains all the modern stuff (vector fonts, PDF meta data, etc.) as well as some important documentation (pdf files).

Links

Tricks

BibTeX: Multiletter initials in author names

E.g.

author = {Kehl, {relax Ph}ilippe}

Remove ugly indentations in itemize et al.

Excellent package: enumitem

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%% customise lists (remove ugly indentations)
%%
usepackage{enumitem}
setitemize{leftmargin=*}
setenumerate{leftmargin=*}
setitemize[1]{label=tinyding{88}}
setitemize[2]{label=smalltextbf{--}}
setitemize[3]{label=textbf{$cdot$}}
setitemize[4]{label=small -}

bzip2 compressed eps

for .tex.dvi.ps ( → .pdf)

fig=bildli.eps
grep Bounding > $fig.bb
bzip2 -v9 $fig
DeclareGraphicsRule{.eps.bz2}{eps}{.eps.bb}{`bzcat #1}
dvips -R0 meier.dvi