# [OS X TeX] Dental problem

Alain Schremmer Schremmer.Alain at verizon.net
Fri Feb 18 11:28:14 EST 2005

I agree that it will—I didn't know that—but this is not the problem: I
was not trying to get rid of space between columns but to left-align the
third table on the first two and thereby to prevent the third table from
sticking in the right margin.
Regards
--schremmer

Maarten Sneep wrote:

> On 18 feb 2005, at 16:54, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>
>> Piet van Oostrum wrote:
>>
>>>> PD> I think I've never seen an un-indented tabular environment. I
>>>> usually set
>>>> PD> \hsize*{-5mm} or such -- except someone knows the exact name ...
>>>
>>>
>>> It is half of the intercolumn space (\tabcolsep), which can be
>>> suppressed
>>> by putting @{} in front of the column spec.
>>
>>
>> I have tried to insert @{} in various places but with no luck.
>>
>> Below is an example (without the body text even the first two tables
>> do not line up) to show why I would like it to work. Given that this
>> is not for print but for uploading under GPL it does not really
>> matter but I think I am beginning to catch the "typesetting" bug.
>
>
> Exactly like Piet wrote: in the column spec.
>
> \begin{tabular}{c@{}c}
>
> will give you a table with no space between the two centered columns.
>
> Maarten
>
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