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ID 12
Status Closed (fixed)
Category datatool
Version 2.11
Interpreter N/A
Summary Bug when glossaries laded before datatool

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glossaries v3.04 datatool v2.11

Hello.
When glossaries is loaded before datatool, there is an error :

(/usr/local/texlive/2012/texmf-dist/tex/latex/datatool/datatool.sty
! LaTeX Error: Command \@dtl@mathprocessor already defined.
               Or name \end... illegal, see p.192 of the manual.
l.115 \newcommand*{\@dtl@mathprocessor}{fp}
There is also an error when a package loaded via \usepackage \RequirePackage{glossaries} See the MWE.

Thanks.

MWE

\documentclass{minimal}

\usepackage{filecontents}
\begin{filecontents}{RequireGlossaries.sty}
  \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e}
  \ProvidesPackage{RequireGlossaries}
  \RequirePackage{glossaries}
\end{filecontents}

%\usepackage{RequireGlossaries} % uncomment and comment \usepackage{glossaries}
\usepackage{glossaries}
\usepackage{datatool}

\begin{document}
  DOCUMENT
\end{document}

Evaluation

glossaries v3.04 added datatool-base as a required package. This is causing the conflict. As a workaround, load datatool before glossaries.

Fixed in v2.13 (2013-01-15).

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