# [OS X TeX] several \marginpar per page

Tue Jul 5 18:54:35 CEST 2005

On Jul 5, 2005, at 7:25 AM, Sergei Mariev wrote:

> I am working on a text where I need to have several marginal notes on
> each page. On top of that, the text does not suppose to have any
> paragraphs for over 100 pages. Since the command \marginpar produces a
> float and only a limited number of floats is allowed per page (? or
> per paragraph?) I am getting the message "Floats lost...".  I am
> wondering, is there a way of having more floats on one page without
> inserting a new paragraph? (I need on average 7 to 11 \marginpar per
> page). Are there any packages that deal with that problem? Is it
> possible to place some text on a margin without making it a float? Any
> other approaches?

\usepackage{morefloats}

If that doesn't work, you'll have to re-write the output routine or
wait for LaTeX3 belike, unless you can use Peter Wilson's Memoir
documentclass and his sidebar environment will work for you.

William

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