# [OS X TeX] \hhline{----~}\hhline{----~} vs \hline\hline

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Mar 25 15:25:43 CEST 2012

On Mar 25, 2012, at 8:07 AM, Alain Schremmer wrote:

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> On Mar 25, 2012, at 5:03 AM, Peter Dyballa wrote:
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>> Am 25.3.2012 um 03:25 schrieb Alain Schremmer:
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>>> Is there a way to separate the two \hhline{----~} the way the two \hline are?
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>> Why do you want to use \hhline? This package produces lines of many very short line segments, it does not function well with other table environments...
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> Because there are in fact five columns and "Apples" is in the second row of the fifth column so as to have "0803 Apples":
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> <\hhline.pdf>
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> Is there another way other way to get that?
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> Regards
> --schremmer

Howdy,

\cline{a-b} produces a horizontal rule between the start of column a to the end of column b. Don't know what \cline{a-b}\cline{a-b} does.

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest dot com)