Labels with spaces (was Re: [OS X TeX] Spell checker)

Gary L. Gray gray at
Tue May 1 12:01:09 EDT 2007

On May 1, 2007, at 11:56 AM, Chris Goedde wrote:

> On May 1, 2007, at 10:02 AM, George Gratzer wrote:
>> Rick is right. There was a syntax error in my book, a label with a  
>> space!
> Are spaces really not allowed in labels in LaTeX? I often use  
> spaces in labels with no apparent adverse consequences.

My experience is that spaces *are* allowed in labels. I use them all  
the time and they work without error.

All the best,

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