# [texhax] determine remaining space

Wed Sep 7 19:46:36 CEST 2005

```On Sep 7, 2005, at 1:15 PM, Florian Knorn wrote:

> thank you very much for your help !!

You're very welcome.

> i'd still have some other use for the wanted macro (\remainingspace
> that
> is).
>
> have you, or anybody else got any ideas for that ?

I don't believe this is tractable given the current architecture of
TeX. It's something to ask for in extex or some other successor.

> final question --- is there a way of keeping natbib from placing a
> period (.) after my NOTE = {\magicmacro{\url{http://asdfasfd}}} entry ?
> I mean other then tampering with the actual style file (the plain one
> in
> my case)?

I believe you'll need to create a new version of the plain style file
for that.

William

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