[Tuglist] diff bet ~\cite and \cite?

Manoj K N tuglist@tug.org.in
Wed, 17 Apr 2002 15:27:21 +0530 (IST)

On Wed Apr 17 14:57:21 2002, M K Saravanan wrote:
> What is the diff between \cite and ~\cite.  I couldn't find it in the
> TUG tutorial.

~ is used to denote non-breakable white space. By give


you forbid a line-break between `see' and `[1]' in the dvi file. Otherwise
TeX might break the line there. 

While writing intials of persons too, this is followed. If you do not give 


TeX might print `D.' on one line and `E. Knuth' on the next line.


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