[texhax] How to Not indent item lists

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Fri May 19 11:08:46 CEST 2006

Dieter Meinert :

> Hi all,
> Following (LaTeX?) problem:
>   I need an itemize (enum, desc...) environment where the label is
> flush left to
>   the textmargin, but I seem to be unable to find the correct length of
> \if...
>   The only success I had up to now was redefining the itemize
> environment from
>   latex.ltx as shown below, which resulted in a gross overreaction.
>   Redefining \itemindent, \listindent,\listparindent
>   \parindent and lots of other lengths didn't show any result at all.
>   Certainly there must be an easier way nowadays.

install the enumitem package if you don't already have it on your system. 
It will enamble to to configure enumerate, itemize and description.


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