[OS X TeX] environment for symbol notation

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Sun Feb 17 18:25:51 EST 2008

Am 17.02.2008 um 23:13 schrieb Themis Matsoukas:

> \begin{tabular}{lp{\textwidth}} seems the easiest way to go. Though  
> I've used latex for many years, I did not know about the column  
> specification p{}...

It's an old option – 15 years at least, maybe 20 years. And easy to  
implement: a parbox or minipage. The problem might be that when one  
reads about p{wd} one does not see its application. Who would write  
novels or short-stories inside a tabular environment?! You, me,  
others ...



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