Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 174 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [reftex-mode]

Reftex mode is a minor mode with distinct support for `\label`, `\ref` and `\cite` in LaTeX.

0
votes
1answer
33 views

How to fix reftex-toc numbering?

I have used reftex-toc for a while without problem, but a while back it started to show the wrong numbering in the toc-buffer. I don't think I have changed any settings. The latex-output is not ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

Automatically loading a bibliography file depending on buffer filename

I use org-mode to write a paper, with RefTeX as minor-mode to insert quotations from a BibTeX (.bib) file. RefTeX needs to be told which .bib file to use. This is done by assigning a value to reftex-...
1
vote
1answer
73 views

What is the difference or functionality between the available tex packages enumrated below

sorry to disturb you. I am trying to migrate all the workflow of writing tex files and managing citations into emacs but I'm completely lost by the overwhelmed plethora of packages and I'm not sure ...
-1
votes
1answer
25 views

reftex (select a label type)

When I use Reftex to insert a reference (i.e., M-x reftex-reference or C-c )), I am prompted to select a label type in a new window: SELECT A LABEL TYPE: -------------------- [ ] any [e] ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Jump to equation by label in auctex

While writing latex I sometimes have to reference an equation. I do that using reftex-reference (bound to C-c ( by default). However, I sometimes want to copy some text from the equation text I just ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Can I generate and show two table of contents with reftex simultaneously?

I work in a main tex-document, where I use reftex to display the table of contents. But I also have another buffer where I want to show a toc. Is this possible? Now the *toc*-buffer is overtaken ...
0
votes
0answers
62 views

RefTeX cannot find .bib file or cross references in multifile document

I have a large LaTex project, which I organized into several .tex files and use \input{} in a single file to include the content of the other files. However, when editing this project from spacemacs, ...
1
vote
0answers
31 views

Evil keybindings in reftex-toc

I would like to bind j to reftex-toc-next and k to reftex-toc-previous whilst in a reftex-toc buffer. According to the documentation, the keymap active in *toc* buffers is reftex-toc-map. I'm using ...
0
votes
0answers
63 views

lose reftex-isearch-minor-mode after refresh

I want to activate reftex-isearch-minor-mode and tried the solution in this post offered by giordano, (add-hook 'TeX-mode-hook (lambda () (reftex-isearch-minor-mode))) ; for AUCTeX it works when I ...
0
votes
0answers
48 views

Go to parent file using reftex-mode

I want to use reftex-mode to access the parent file of the file I'm currently viewing. By parent file, I mean the file including the file I'm currently viewing. Of course, there might be several, but ...
1
vote
1answer
117 views

Use RefTeX to manage a global bib database

I would like to have the following workflow. First, I create a global bib file, which contains all bibliography entries that I may use across all projects. Then, for each project, I can create an ...
7
votes
1answer
1k views

Emacs setup for LaTeX after (use-package) verse

How to make this configuration file work with use-package with regard to AucTeX, RefTeX and LaTeX. I usually write latex rahter than pure tex documents. Current Working Emacs Configuration (load "...
1
vote
0answers
138 views

How to debug a(n) .emacs that doesn't work correctly, but also doesn't throw any errors? [closed]

I currently have an Emacs/AucTeX setup where emacs --debug-init doesn't throw any errors, but things still don't work as expected. This being the case, I don't really know how to debug my .emacs file ...
0
votes
0answers
222 views

RefTex cannot locate bibliography file in multifile document

The problem I am having is very similar to the one outlined here. I think there might be something fundamentally wrong with my init-file. Any help with this issue or criticism about the AUCTeX ...
6
votes
1answer
797 views

Org-Ref: Managing multiple projects, each with own notes.org files and bibtex-pdfs folders

When using org-ref, the bibliography:ref.bib directive in the notes.org file can be used to direct it to the corresponding ref.bib bibliography. Is there a similar such directive or approach to enable ...
1
vote
1answer
104 views

How to add Beamer `\frametitle` to `imenu`?

I know that there is RefTeX with its TOC, and I know how to include \frametitle there (see here). Nevertheless, I would like to see \frametitle also appear in imenu. What would be the minimal way to ...
0
votes
1answer
58 views

Change reftex-cite-format based on file type

I'm currently trying to transition my personal research writing from straight LaTeX to Rmarkdown to allow me to do better reproducible research, and I've run into one little snag. Currently I have ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Can I remove the indentation in {reftex-toc}?

I am new user of auctex/reftex and the reftex-toc-function is brilliant. However, on my small screen a lot of space is wasted when I have a document with only chapters, or even sections. (I put the ...
2
votes
1answer
201 views

Browse and search text snippets in emacs and insert them as LaTeX input

Suppose I have a lot of small text snippets (including some LaTeX-code). Now I want to create a LaTeX document with emacs which includes some of the text snippets. I know yasnippet which can expand ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

Reftex compatibility with newclude

I want to use RefTex with newclude. In particular I want Reftex to recognize \include* as a legitimate include file command. I've already added include* in Reftex include file command but it doesn't ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

Overlapping table of figure (and tables) label when running auctex from a non master file

The problem is: When I run C-c C-a (TeX-command-run-all) from the master file it goes well and produce the following output, but then, when I edit other .tex file (abstract.tex for instance) and run ...
2
votes
1answer
193 views

Make reftex-toc work with multiple files

I'm using Emacs 24.5 with AUCTeX and RefTex to edit a multi-file project. It consists of one main file with %%% TeX-master: t to mark as master. The 'slave' files all have %%% TeX-master: main to link ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

emacs reftex hangs up while Scanning bibliography database

I've a strange reftex-issue. When i insert a cite from a bib-file, emacs hangs up. I've tried this on two different machines: Windows 7 and on Mac OS X. (GNU Emacs 24.5.1) Insert a cite: Open emacs, ...
11
votes
2answers
698 views

RefTex searching for multiple articles with Helm

I recently started using Helm and am really enjoying it. However, I use emacs to write a lot of LaTeX. When I cite articles, I often need to cite several in the same cite macro - I could search my ...
1
vote
0answers
86 views

How can I print a full reference using reftex?

I would like to embedd full references of BibTeX entries in selected sections of my org-mode files or at least have the ability to quickly open the full reference in a new buffer. How can I do that? ...
5
votes
1answer
154 views

Can RefTeX be used with Org #+LABEL:?

RefTeX doesn't support Org #+LABEL: syntax by default, but can it be customized to do so? For example, if I have #+LABEL: foo, I'd like to be able to insert a reference to that label using RefTeX. I'...
3
votes
1answer
230 views

Make reftex-mode work with a different citation format

By default reftex-mode recognizes LaTeX-like citations, which have a format like \cite{Smith15}. (Locating the cursor above a reference shows a description of it in the mini-buffer and pressing C-&...
1
vote
1answer
107 views

Replace org-open-link-from-string failure format

I'm not even sure I'm asking the right question, but here goes: I followed this guide which introduces a function to search an org-mode file for a reftex/bibtex key and jump to that position in the ...
15
votes
2answers
7k views

Loading bibtex file in org-mode file

I'm trying to use org-mode to do almost everything. In my scientific writing activity, I would like to sketch a whole paper in an .org file and then export in LaTeX. I don't want to load the .bib ...
1
vote
1answer
212 views

org-mode and reftex giving this error: reftex-using-biblatex-p: Stack overflow in regexp matcher

I'm trying to set upt org-mode and reftex-mode but I'm getting some troubles. Here is my init.el file: ;; ORG-MODE (add-to-list 'auto-mode-alist '("\\.org\\'" . org-mode)) (setq org-agenda-files '("...