# Finding Duplicate Latex Labels

While working on a my dissertation, I noticed that LaTeX was giving me a warning message:
LaTeX Warning: There were multiply-defined labels.

Since LaTeX didn’t feel the need to tell me which labels were multiply-defined, I had to find them myself. Finding these by hand is hard to impossible. Luckily, this perl script solves the problem:

perl -nE 'say \$1 if /(\\label[^}]*})/' *.tex | sort | uniq -c | sort -n


Taken from here.