[OS X TeX] changing textwidth within the document

Sergei Mariev sergei.mariev at lrz.uni-muenchen.de
Mon May 29 05:47:54 EDT 2006

Thanks for the two replies to my question.

I am wondering, if there still is a "cleaner" solution to achieve the 
different textwidth in the document. The meman I quoted before seems 
to imply that there is a way to define the printing block for one 
chapter only... What could that way be?

Thanks a lot!

>  >>>>> Sergei Mariev <sergei.mariev at lrz.uni-muenchen.de> (SM) wrote:
>>SM> Der all,
>>SM> I need to change the dimensions of the text block area within 
>>my document.
>>SM> The introduction should be 86 mm wide and the text part only 70 
>>mm. I have
>This kind of thing is usually best done with a list environment. For
>example copy the quote environment but make the indents negative.
>Piet van Oostrum <piet at cs.uu.nl>
>URL: http://www.cs.uu.nl/~piet [PGP 8DAE142BE17999C4]
>Private email: piet at vanoostrum.org
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