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Oct
9
comment A line of text with proper positioning but consuming no space?
@PeterGrill It should be below the main title, except I don't want it to take up any space (so maybe it will overlap with the \tabucline, I don't care about that).
Oct
9
asked A line of text with proper positioning but consuming no space?
Oct
8
accepted hangindent + wrapfig = bad spacing?
Oct
8
comment hangindent + wrapfig = bad spacing?
Is there any alternative to wrapfig that would play nicely with \hangindent, or any alternative to hangindent that would play nicely with wrapfig?
Oct
8
asked hangindent + wrapfig = bad spacing?
Oct
7
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
3
comment How can I produce 3 centered columns, with the middle one fitting the width of its content?
Actually the answer on my other question has a good idea: tex.stackexchange.com/questions/75066/…
Oct
3
accepted Small text in table does not recalculate line spacing
Oct
3
comment Small text in table does not recalculate line spacing
Thanks, this works great! It made me realize that I didn't even want to change the linespread in my table, I just needed to remove the {}.
Oct
3
comment Small text in table does not recalculate line spacing
@PeterGrill Forgot to mention in my question but I tried that, and it works, but it adds an extra space after the text (which is undesirable).
Oct
3
asked Small text in table does not recalculate line spacing
Oct
3
accepted Vertical and horizontal alignment with tabu package
Oct
2
accepted How can I produce 3 centered columns, with the middle one fitting the width of its content?
Oct
2
comment Vertical and horizontal alignment with tabu package
Ah, I understand. So is there a way to dynamically determine the center of the c column and set its baseline there instead of the baseline of the text? I know you used -.3\height but can this be done automatically based on the contents of the cell?
Oct
2
comment Vertical and horizontal alignment with tabu package
\linebreak works. But I'm not sure what you mean about the centering — if I make the table even taller, it doesn't seem that the alignment of the X column has to do with the baseline of the c column but perhaps the center of it — see here: cl.ly/image/3W2O2m2V2R25
Oct
2
asked Vertical and horizontal alignment with tabu package
Oct
2
comment How can I produce 3 centered columns, with the middle one fitting the width of its content?
Is it possible to vertically center the cells when using \newline to break lines?
Oct
2
comment How can I produce 3 centered columns, with the middle one fitting the width of its content?
Neat! Is this how most fancy layout packages calculate widths as well? Is there a nice way to do this without having to type the content twice? Also could you explain how this works (what the \dimexpr, 0.5, and 3 are for)?
Oct
2
asked How can I produce 3 centered columns, with the middle one fitting the width of its content?
Sep
16
awarded  Nice Question