# [texhax] Blank output with just \hrule

Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd) P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Sun Jan 4 22:22:47 CET 2009

If you're trying to fill vspace with
spaced rules, I would suggest vleaders ...

** Phil.
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Ludwig Mises wrote:

> Yes, this worked, however, as you indicated, there is no vertical
> space between them which results in a visually thick hrule.  I ended
> up doing something like:
>
> \hbox to \hsize{\vbox{\hrule width \hsize}}
>
> This seems to place the hrule correctly and repeated use of it
> produces lines that are spaced with the baseline appropriately.
>
> Not sure if there is a better way to do this...
>
> Ludwig