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width of paragraph in multicolumn tables

I have problem that I don't know how to solve. Look at \multicolumn{2}{p{18.5cm}}{bla} and please tell me how to set paragraph width to fill whole multicolumn space? I discovered this (18.5cm) value ...
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multicolumn within the header of a longtabu and throw \omit errors

I've run into an error while using longtabu. I have an example of it working fine without \multicolumn in the header, and not working when I have a \multicolumn in the header. ...
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votes
2answers
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Align (center) header row in table

I use @{\hskip 50pt} to separate columns in my table. The problem which arises is that I add this extra space after a multicolumn. This also moves the header row so that it is no longer centred. Is ...
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votes
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How to span over variable number of cells?

I'm looking for a macro to span all cells in a tabu environment to get category headers in tables. This example does what I need for two columns. \begin{tabu} {XX} abc & def \\ ...
3
votes
1answer
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Wrapping multicolumn in tabu

How do I get the text within a multicolumn to wrap when using tabu? I am hoping that tabu makes it somewhat easier than having to specify p with a manual specification of the width ...