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A Work in Progress, stay tuned


  • Chicago Manual of Style
    • treatment of name suffixes (III, Jr, Sr, etc.) I have removed commas before name suffixes --- and ending periods as well. Note: Women do not have last-name suffixes!
  • LaTeX issues: I am changing ...
    • single hyphens to three hyphens, which is LaTeX for an em-dash.
    • ALL CAPS? no! PROC to Proc;
    • any 3-letter procedure name I upcase, otherwise propcase.
  • 2015-12-01 Know Thy Data, is messy.

I am finding what I expected: lots of OCR misreads. Anytime there are numbers in the title I check it. How does 2 end up as M? That's pretty consistent.

What continues to amaze me is how often a list of multiple authors is out of order.


This is a template for an inproceedings reference.

%% template-inproceedings-using-string
%% inproceedings: an article in a conference proceedings
%% The LaTeX Companion, 2e, pg 763
%% required: author, booktitle, title, year
%% optional: address, editor, month, note, number or volume,
%%           organization, pages, publisher, series, type,
%%           crossref=proceedings.key
{Proceedings of the Annual Conference}}
 year     =1908,
 %% or:
 booktitle={Proceedings of the 8th Annual Conference},
 title    ={This is the Paper-Title},
 author   ={Arther H. Presenter},
 note     ={8 pp., section ABC},
 url      ={},
%% or:
 url=baseurlsugi1977 # {Sugi-77-14%20Burton.pdf},


--Ronald_J._Fehd macro.maven == the radical programmer (talk) 10:45, 19 November 2015 (CST)