I am working with two versions of JabRef on two windows machine. If I have a title “A paper on the workings of the world” that I want to generate a BibTeX key for in JabRef using the [shorttitle] key pattern I get two different results. For version 3.8.1 I get a BibTex key of:
and on version 4. I get
In both cases, I have [shorttitle] as my default patterns in JabRef. How can I get version 4.1 to discount the unimportant works like it does in version 3.8.1? I don’t want to just update everything to 4.1 as then I won’t be able to generate the BibTeX keys in the style I want.
If there is not a way to revert back to the old formatting style could I request this as a feature?
I previously asked this question on tex.stackexchange.com, that conversation can be found here: