[OS X TeX] Hyperref breaking

Nathan Paxton napaxton at fas.harvard.edu
Thu Feb 1 15:31:42 EST 2007

> Am 01.02.2007 um 01:39 schrieb Samuel Lelievre:
> >>> \href{http://www.registrar.fas.harvard.edu/handbooks/student/
> >>> chapter2/academic_performance.html}{http://
> >>> www.registrar.fas.harvard.edu/handbooks/student/chapter2/
> >>> academic_performance.html}
> >>
> >> Don't you need to escape the underscores each with a
> >> backslash? To me this does not look much like maths ...
> >
> > They are escaped automatically when they appear in the
> > argument of \url or \href (so are ~ and the such).
> For me only the underscores in the \href{…} part are automatically
> escaped (as those in \url{…}, of course), but not the text after \href
> {…}. It would be bad software (\href, \url) that would not escape
> those characters usually found in an URL ...

	Hmm.  But is there a way to get the URLs broken at slashes and  
periods and such?  I can't even get that.  Pete's original suggestion  
worked, but only at the underscores, so the URLs still run off the  

Nathan A. Paxton
Ph.D. Candidate
Dept. of Government, Harvard University

Resident Tutor
John Winthrop House, Harvard University

napaxton at fas.harvard.edu
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