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I'm a statistics lecturer at Newcastle University, UK (Uni homepage). My research interests are parallel computing, Bayesian statistics and stochastic kinetic models.

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comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
Looks great, thanks.
Sep
18
comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
No that solution doesn't play well with tufte.
Sep
18
comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
This seems like a good solution, but it doesn't play well with tufte. I get the error: '.../latex/koma-script/scrextend.sty:1088: Command \multiplefootnotemarker already defined.' and document doesn't compile.
Sep
15
comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
I'll need to wait until Monday before I can check.
Sep
15
comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
@HarishKumar Would you recommend one over the other, i.e. scr or memoir?
Sep
15
comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
@HarishKumar Since I may have this issue fairly often, I'm willing to make fairly major changes - including changing document class.
Sep
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comment Increasing the text size in tufte documents
Since this is quite an important question for me, I just wanted the best possible answer. Nothing particularly special.
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asked Increasing the text size in tufte documents
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Feb
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comment Increasing the size of a minipage proportional to the contain
A bad question, sorry. I meant that keeping the textwidth fixed and adjusting the height.
Feb
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comment Increasing the size of a minipage proportional to the contain
Sorry, I don't understand what you mean. Where does fixing the width present a problem for height?
Feb
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comment Increasing the size of a minipage proportional to the contain
Thanks, but the gap isn't proportional to the amount of text in the environment. For example, \begin{Notes}Test\end{Notes} should only have a small gap around it.
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