[OS X TeX] microtype and tracking smallcaps don't work as desired

Alan Munn amunn at gmx.com
Fri Oct 8 15:36:11 CEST 2010

On Oct 8, 2010, at 9:01 AM, Michael Hoppe wrote:

> Am 06.10.2010 um 13:10 schrieb Morten Høgholm:
>> \begin{document} implicitly means begin typesetting. However, by  
>> doing
>> your \input in the preamble some things may not have been set up yet
>> for typesetting (as you intend it) to happen. The microtype package
>> does many, many things behind the scenes so I'd wait with all such
>> things to _after_ \begin{document}.
> I'm aware of this, but I define my own footers in a style-file to  
> use it with a bunch of documents.  Is there no cure but defining the  
> footers in each document seperately?

Just wrap the command in \AtBeginDocument{}.  Then it works as you  
want. For this kind of thing it might also make sense to make a  
package instead of just using \input (but you'd still use  
\AtBeginDocument in the package anyway.  -Alan

%%% ddt.tex %%%
\newbox\scbox \setbox\scbox=\hbox{{\textsc{AAAAAAAAAAAAAAA}}}

Alan Munn
amunn at gmx.com

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