# [texhax] moveto in picture env.

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Wed May 11 21:59:08 CEST 2005

> I am using the picture env. to place a bunch of objects together, for
> example like:
>
> \begin{picture}(678,100)(0,0)
> \circle{12}
> \line{1,0}{22}
> \circle{14}
> .....
> \end{picture}
>
> which places the objects next to each other. What I like to have something
> like a \linebreak so that the "point" moves to the beginning of the next
> line and I'll keep placing more objects. I have a feeling that some internal
> command in picture env. can move the "current point" a relative offset or to
> an absolute position (just like in the pgf package). Any idea? Thanks, Moheb

\put(x,y){<picture object>} surely?