[OS X TeX] parindent in asparaenum
Schremmer.Alain at verizon.net
Sat Dec 4 15:43:53 EST 2004
Herb Schulz wrote:
>On 12/4/04 12:49 PM, "Alain Schremmer" <Schremmer.Alain at verizon.net> wrote:
>>why is it "a bit more ``LaTeX.''"?
>but you lose some error checking, etc.
I don't think that, at my level, this will matter.
>>But why the % at the end? It seems to work without it.
>In this case it doesn't make much difference but spaces after a `}' at the
>end of a line count and can lead to unexpected spacing problems.
OK. I will keep the %.
>>(4) And while I am at it, why does \; create a vspace instead of the
>>hspace I expected?
>Hmmm... Don't really know but I'd guess that at the beginning of a paragraph
>you're in a vertical mode (i.e., TeX is going to glue together paragraph
>boxes on top of each other) and until you enter horizontal mode (these are
>TeX terms) where boxes are glued together horizontally to form words,
>sentences and a paragraph the space ends up a vertical space. Just
>``guessing'' here though.
Your explanation sounds good to me and, in any case, your "guessing" is
bound to be a lot better than mine
--------------------- Info ---------------------
Mac-TeX Website: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/
& FAQ: http://latex.yauh.de/faq/
TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
List Post: <mailto:MacOSX-TeX at email.esm.psu.edu>
More information about the MacOSX-TeX