[texhax] question about handing sentences

Konstantin Karapetyan kotya at photonica.ru
Wed Apr 20 08:43:45 CEST 2005

>> > Who could help about that?
>> Google usually can :)
>> Googling for "LaTeX page break" returns the first link to
>> www.personal.ceu.hu/tex/breaking.htm

> which shows the danger of googling.  the very first command definition
> in the page is *wrong*:

>   \\ start a new paragraph.

> \\ does _not_ start a new paragraph, it produces a break in the
> existing paragraph.

> the author hasn't _really_ understood what (s)he's
> writing about

Agree, thank you. I saw the explanation below (The \\ command tells
LaTeX to start a new line.) and didn't notice the mistake.


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