When switching a lot between the German and US keyboard layout (which is much nicer to program),
y keys cause frequent mistakes.
Therefore, I switch both keys in the German layout.
An easy way to do this is to use the ukelele keyboard
layout editor, essentially following the instructions of this SO thread.
I did the work for you, you can download this
Double click on the saved directory/bundle and select
Install for current user. Then head to your keyboard settings and select
German standard qwerty.
rst files into
rst files is easy. But what about a markdown readme
that also lives in a different directory tree?
Quick python script to remove LaTeX output files. This can be done recursively.
There is always a prompt before files get removed.
Oftentimes, we call functions over a wide range of parameter values, e.g. to generate plots for different scenarios. For multiple parameters, this leads to ugly multi-loops and cumbersome boilerplate. With this snippet it becomes one line.
Simple script to find graphics which are not used in a LaTeX project and simple script to rename files which are and also taking care of renaming all references to them in the latex project. While that’s the use case, it’s totally not LaTeX specific (simply searches through all
*.tex files for the path).