[OS X TeX] Ticks, $\prime$s and real quotes (was: utf8 problem and one TeXShop bug)

David Watson dewatson at mac.com
Sun Apr 22 09:32:05 EDT 2007

You are correct, see Section 2.4.1 and Table 8 from the documentation
for SIunits for a discussion of the spacing of degree, minute, and
second.

On Apr 22, 2007, at 8:10 AM, Martin Wilhelm Leidig wrote:

> Am 2007-04-21 um 17.12 schrieb Peter Dyballa:
>> I think you mean the quotes in the geographical co-ordinates of
>> places in your example. These are not meant to be curly but
>> straight – because they are no quotes. '´´ stands for minute and
>> "´´ stands for second. And I'd also recommend some space between
>> " and then the O or N and a bit less space between the number and
>> the m of the depth where the organisms were found. I remember a
>> package that was doing these things automatically, but I can't
>> recall neither its author nor its name ...
>
> SIUnits, maybe?  Also, there's a couple of other *units* packages
> out there.  Please consider <http://tug.ctan.org/find.html> and <>
> when looking for stuff like that.
>
> For an article on the various types of quotes see Technische
> Komödie 2007/01, S. 7ff.
>
>
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