[Tugindia] Line spacing question

Shrisha Rao shrao at nyx.net
Tue Jun 23 18:27:49 CEST 2009

On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 8:03 PM, Derek Cordeiro <cordeiroderek at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi,
> How do I set a line spacing in LaTeX that corresponds to a 1.5 line
> spacing in Word/OOo? The setspace package together with
> \onehalfspacing does not generate the same line spacing(Word/OOo
> generates more space). How do I replicate the same spacing in LaTeX?
> (I have specifications given to me as a word document)

I would just use \linespread{...} in the preamble of the file; this takes
any numerical value, so you can use \linespread{1.345} if that is what is
correct for you, the correct value to be determined by experiment.


Shrisha Rao

> Thanks,
> Derek

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