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by LeonardLopes
Wed Nov 18, 2015 6:14 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Acronym section showing abbreviation
Replies: 5
Views: 5499

Re: Acronym section showing abbreviation

Is there a way to have the acronym first, then the length?

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by LeonardLopes
Wed Nov 18, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Acronym section showing abbreviation
Replies: 5
Views: 5499

Re: Acronym section showing abbreviation

I understand what you are saying and it is probably a good point. I have checked the formatting requirements for the document I am generating and of course they don't have any.
by LeonardLopes
Wed Nov 18, 2015 5:29 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Acronym section showing abbreviation
Replies: 5
Views: 5499

Acronym section showing abbreviation

I have a simple MWE where I have an acronym that I reference. The first time it puts out the full name with the acronym and every subsequent time it puts out just the acronym. Well that's all find and dandy, but when it puts out the acronym list, the title of the acronym is the abbreviation. I want ...
by LeonardLopes
Wed Nov 18, 2015 5:21 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Trouble changing glossaries style
Replies: 6
Views: 4377

Re: Trouble changing glossaries style

That was it! Thanks a lot, you've ended about a day of banging my head on a wall... now for the next wall...
by LeonardLopes
Wed Nov 18, 2015 4:03 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Trouble changing glossaries style
Replies: 6
Views: 4377

Re: Trouble changing glossaries style

I assume that I could set \glsnopostdot, but I couldn't figure out how to do that.
by LeonardLopes
Wed Nov 18, 2015 4:02 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Trouble changing glossaries style
Replies: 6
Views: 4377

Re: Trouble changing glossaries style

Thank you. I was reluctant to modify the glossary distribution, but in my document, I placed: \setglossarystyle{altlist} \renewcommand*{\glspostdescription}{% \spacefactor\sfcode`\. } This is taken from the following in glossaries.sty : \newcommand*{\glspostdescription}{% \ifglsnopostdot\else.\space...
by LeonardLopes
Tue Nov 17, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Trouble changing glossaries style
Replies: 6
Views: 4377

Trouble changing glossaries style

I am having trouble removing an extra period from the altlist glossary style in the glossaries package. Basically, the glossaries package places a period at the end of the description. This is problematic if the description contains a reference (which has to go after the period). Here is a MWE: \doc...
by LeonardLopes
Tue Nov 17, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Glossaries throwing error on very MWE Topic is solved
Replies: 4
Views: 3853

Re: Glossaries throwing error on very MWE Topic is solved

Turns out that I was looking at an old file again and again. Now using 2015 version of latex2e. This 'ticket' can be closed.
by LeonardLopes
Tue Nov 17, 2015 6:06 pm
Forum: MakeIndex, Nomenclature, Glossaries and Acronyms
Topic: Glossaries throwing error on very MWE Topic is solved
Replies: 4
Views: 3853

Re: Glossaries throwing error on very MWE Topic is solved

I have uninstalled Tex Live 2007 and installed Tex Live 2015. However, when compiling the document, I still get This is pdfTeX, Version 3.141592-1.40.3 (Web2C 7.5.6) \write18 enabled. entering extended mode (./doc.tex LaTeX2e <2005/12/01> Which is showing the 2005 LaTeX2e. Where is this file and is ...

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