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Re: [vox-tech] latex sty

On Tue 02 Mar 04,  6:44 PM, Jonathan Stickel <jjstickel@sbcglobal.net> said:
> I'm submitting a latex document to a journal, and I'm not supposed to 
> include any files other than my latex file and my eps figures.

have you written to them and said something like:

   "is it OK to also send in a .sty file to conform to your bibliography
   format?  and if i can't, please tell me how to conform to your format"

before giving up on that, you should definitely ask...

> However, 
> I need to use a personalized sty file for proper in text referencing 
> (see this earlier thread: 
> http://www.lugod.org/mailinglists/archives/vox-tech/2004-02/msg00054.html). 
>  Is there any way to include that information in my latex file?  I 
> tried just pasting it in at the top of my document, but I get errors. 
> Clearly, there is syntax for sty files that is not permitted in latex. 

it's possible, but not that i know of.  my own pete_macros.sty is just a
bunch of macros i've written and placed in $TEXINPUTS so \usepackage can
find it.

are you sure you pasted it after \documentclass but before


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