Does anyone know how to change the distance between a chapter title (or table of contents title, or...) and the top of the page, when using the book document class? I'm satisfied with the rest of the typesetting, so I want to do this with minimal intervention.
Since minimal intervention means not changing the class and not adding a package such as
Now, look at the two lines with
these are responsible for the space between the chapter head and the top margin. Just change the value of the argument as you like. This looks like many lines of code, however the change is minimal.
where (according to the package documentation) provides horizontal (via
As per the package documentation,