# [texhax] How can I insert a vertical spacing relative to upper page limit?

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri May 27 15:56:57 CEST 2005


Robin Fairbairns wrote:

>>>use \vspace*
>>
>>Works perfectly, thanks! If anyone feels like explaining to me why and how
>>the star does the trick I would really appreciate it.
>
> why: because that's what it's documented to do.

'When I use a star,' Humpty Dumpty said, in a rather scornful tone,'
it means just what I choose it to mean, neither more nor less.'

** Phil.