[NTG-context] bibtex: "et al." and missing spacing before "et"

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Apr 19 12:21:07 CEST 2007



Tobias Burnus wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> if I tex the following example, I get:
> "Hu{\it et al.}" without space between "Hu" and "et".


> Any idea why this happens? This is with:

This turned out to be a missing \relax in t-bib.tex. Look for
this line in t-bib (around 650), and add a \relax after the
\commalistsize

   \ifnum\etallimitcounter<\commalistsize \bibalternative{#1etaltext}\fi

Best wishes, Taco


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