[texhax] The visual effect of optional settings in inline lists

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Wed May 19 10:57:53 CEST 2010

Am Wed, 19 May 2010 15:57:06 +1200 schrieb Rolf Turner:

>> \begin{inparaenum}[\itshape a \upshape] %the optional args

> As far as I can discern, the \upshape'' parameter has no effect
> whatever!!!  Others may set me straight on this.

Yes the \upshape is unnecessary. The items are set in group anyway,
so there is no need to revert the \itshape.

> LaTeX Warning: Unused global option(s):
>     [12bp].
>
> This may indicate something wrong with my installation

No, 12bp is simply wrong as document option. To get a 12pt font one
has to use 12pt as option. 12bp is ignored and leads to a 10pt font
in the document.

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Ulrike Fischer