# [texhax] How to put space characters at the beginning of a line?

Tue Apr 27 14:05:41 CEST 2010

On Apr 27, 2010, at 7:07 AM, José Romildo Malaquias wrote:

> Note that, when this document is compiled, the letter 'S' in the last
> line aligns to the letter 'F' in the previous line. How can I get this
> 'S' aligned to the 'r' front the previous line?

Put something before the spaces which won't be discarded such as a strut:

\documentclass[a4paper]{article}

\begin{document}

\ttfamily\frenchspacing\noindent
First~line\newline
\strut~~Second~line

\end{document}

William

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