[texhax] LaTeX

Philip G. Ratcliffe philipratcliffe at tiscali.it
Fri Jul 9 10:09:11 CEST 2004

> > Moreover, though I am not a LaTeX user,  doesn't \vspace*{2cm} produce
> > a non-disappearing space?  The asterisk works for other space commands
> > as well.  In TeX, you have to use \strut\vskip, and in all probability
> > that is approximately what \vspace* translates to.
>
> information gets onto the web somewhere.  It is the kind of logic that

The "The Not So Short Introduction to LaTeX2e" explains this and many other
common "problems" reasonably well and is very well indexed.  It's usually in
a file called lshort.... (it also comes in many languages).

Cordialmente,  Philip G. Ratcliffe