[texhax] how to redefine chapter

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue Apr 4 18:14:33 CEST 2006

Paul Tremblay :

> Could someone show me how to redefine \chapter* so that I don't get
> the space at the start of the page? I have seen examples on how to
> redefine \chapter* to change the title, but none on how to change the
> space.
> Thanks
> Paul

it would have been nice to know which document class your using

I know I can do it using the memoir class, but with other I don't know.

You need to simply do a negative \vskip or similar.

titlesec or sectsty might have some thing usefull, but I haven't looked.


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