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Biber on current MiKTeX

Postby DarkRuler » Sat Mar 23, 2013 2:07 pm

Hey guys!

I am trying to use biblatex and Biber for citation. I installed MiKTeX 2.9/32bit (at first I tried 64 bit, but I have read that Biber is not included in x64). Now I want to run a simple file with one citation, but the problem is I get a PDF without the bibliography. Is there something wrong with the following? My problem is I don't get a single error message in the console.

  1. \documentclass[11pt]{scrartcl}
  2.  
  3. \usepackage[
  4. backend=biber,
  5. style=authoryear, %% Zitierstil (siehe Dokumentation)
  6. natbib=true, %% Bereitstellen von natbib-kompatiblen Zitierkommandos
  7. hyperref=true, %% hyperref-Paket verwenden, um Links zu erstellen
  8. ]{biblatex}
  9.  
  10. \addbibresource{literatur.bib}
  11.  
  12. \begin{document}
  13. Test
  14. \parencite{berger}
  15.  
  16. \printbibliography
  17. \end{document}


The "literatur.bib":

  1. % This file was created with JabRef 2.9.2.
  2. % Encoding: Cp1252
  3.  
  4. @BOOK{berger,
  5. title = {Der demographische Wandel : Chancen fuer die Neuordnung der Geschlechterverhaeltnisse},
  6. publisher = {Campus-Verl},
  7. year = {2006},
  8. author = {Berger, Peter A.},
  9. address = {Frankfurt am Main ua},
  10. language = {ger},
  11. shorttitle = {Der demographische Wandel}
  12. }


Greetings
Last edited by localghost on Sat Mar 23, 2013 2:43 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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Postby localghost » Sat Mar 23, 2013 4:30 pm

And you have run Biber on the *.aux file in between? If you don't use an editor with built-in automatism you have to do that manually. The biblatex package won't do that for you. Tools like arara or latexmk could be helpful then.


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Postby DarkRuler » Sat Mar 23, 2013 6:01 pm

Hey!
Thanks for your answer, you solved my problem :) I opended the file in Texmaker, set biber for the biblatex command and ran biber. Now it works, but the process is not automated yet. I will try to do that some other time.


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