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 script: match_parens - find mismatches of parentheses, braces, (angle) brackets, in texts
   type: ruby
 author: Wybo Dekker
  email: wybo@dekkerdocumenten.nl
version: 1.41
license: Released under the GNU General Public License
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Mismatches of parentheses, braces, (angle) brackets, especially in TeX
sources which may be rich in those, may be difficult to trace. This little
script helps you by writing your text to standard output, after adding a
left margin to your text, which will normally be almost empty, but will
clearly show any mismatches. (Just try me on myself to see that the
parenthesis starting this sentence will not appear to be matched at the end
of the file. If you look at me in the vim editor, then select this
paragraph and try the command |:!%|.

Changes with respect to version 1.4:
- clearer output
- added --help and --version options
- documentation adapted to gendoc

Files

Name Size Date Notes
README 976 2014-04-24 09:57
match_parens 3602 2014-04-24 09:57
match_parens.pdf 34868 2014-04-24 09:58

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match_parens – Find mis­matches of paren­the­ses, braces, (an­gle) brack­ets, in texts.

Mis­matches of paren­the­ses, braces, (an­gle) brack­ets, es­pe­cially in TeX sources which may be rich in those, may be dif­fi­cult to trace. This lit­tle script helps you by writ­ing your text to stan­dard out­put, af­ter adding a left mar­gin to your text, which will nor­mally be al­most empty, but will clearly show any mis­matches.

Pack­age De­tailsmatch_parens
Ver­sion1.41
Li­censeGNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Copy­right2009 Wybo Dekker
Main­tainerWybo H. Dekker
Con­tained inTeXlive as match_parens
Topics sup­port for pack­age or doc­u­ment de­bug­ging
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