[Tuglist] Caption style.

David Kastrup tuglist@tug.org.in
20 Sep 2002 10:29:42 +0200

"H.S.Rai" <hsraidce@iitr.ernet.in> writes:

> Yesterday at 5:49am +0100 Manoj Kummini wrote:
> >    You have  to enclose  that piece of  code with  \makeatletter and
> >    \makeatother. If you have already done ....
> No, I didnot. Now it worked fine for single column document fine.
> For twocolumn document, Table's captions are fine, but for Figure's
> it print "Figure" on left extreme, "2.3" (i.e figure number) on
> right extreme and inbetween blank; starts "Text" from next line
> starting from left extreme and not skiping space below figure :-(

Just use the caption2 package and specify hanging indentation for
your captions.  No need to reinvent the wheel.

David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum
Email: David.Kastrup@t-online.de