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header rule margin with boxes

I'm creating a document with a box in the header and an other one in the footer. But I would like to have the same space between the bottom of the top box and header rule and between the top of the ...
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Adding a hrule between hboxes decreases their vertical distance

Using pdftex. Given two sample programs test0.tex \vbox{ \hbox{X} \hbox{Y} } \bye test1.tex \vbox{ \hbox{X} \hrule \hbox{Y} } \bye gives the following outputs. test0.png test1.png So, ...
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1answer
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Multiple vertical rules along text – by using \leaders?

I want to draw individual vertical rules on the left side of consecutive paragraphs/vertical boxes covering the vertical skips. In my case for every paragraph/vertical box, there can be different ...
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2answers
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Generate a square and line

how should i write a command to automatically place a box on the left side wherein this box can contain text and beside the box are lines which depends on an argument.
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Dynamic signature/date line

I'm trying to create a signature and date line in a document. I need the date line to always be in the same spot on the page no matter what name is under the signature line, such as: ...
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vote
1answer
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\fancypage border to surround header and footer

I am trying to create a page border that encapsulates the header and footer not just the body of a TeX document. Here is what i've got: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...