# [texhax] Difference between \centering and \begin{centering}...

Daniel Freedman freedman at physics.cornell.edu
Tue Sep 14 12:48:16 CEST 2010

Axel / Stephen / Martin,

Thanks to all three of you for really clarifying this for me....
*Now*, I think I understand. :)

-Daniel

On Sat, Sep 11, 2010, Martin Schr?der wrote:
> 2010/9/11 Stephen Hicks <sdh33 at cornell.edu>:
> > The reason it's not working properly with your tabular environment is
> > much more subtle, and unfortunately I can't give a good explanation,
> > other than to comment that \\ seems to do weird stuff with the
> > grouping (i.e. I've found that local definitions get lost between
>
> Think of each cell as a group. Lamport says so. :-)
>
> Best
>    Martin

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Post-Doc, Distributed Systems, Computer Science, Cornell University