# [XeTeX] problem with the use of longtable

Jens Bakker jbakker at uni-bonn.de
Fri Nov 2 13:34:42 CET 2012

Dear Zdenek Wagner,

Thank you very much for your answer, it has solved the problem.

With best wishes and best regards,
Jens Bakker

Am 02.11.2012 um 12:24 schrieb Zdenek Wagner:

> 2012/11/2 Jens Bakker <jbakker at uni-bonn.de>:
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>> I would like to ask you for help, please. I have tried to use longtable, but it does not break the lines in a cell which contains an amount of text that requires to break the lines within the cell.
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> You specify the cell as "l" which means one line, left aligned. If you
> wish to insert a longer text, you have to use the paragraph mode, e.g.
> p{5cm}. Thus the table header could be:
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> \begin{longtable}[l]{lllp{5cm}}
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> The same is valid for normal tables. You can find further valuable
> information in the book The LaTeX Companion.
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>> I have attached my minimal example.
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>> Thank you very much for your interest,
>> Jens Bakker
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