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Computer & math geek, programmer, etc.
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Harvey Mudd ’14
upthere.com


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
Aug
24
awarded  Yearling
May
9
awarded  Citizen Patrol
Mar
12
accepted Draw a line through one column of a matrix
Mar
12
accepted Breaking framed boxes across pages - or, a better design for a homework problem set?
Mar
12
asked Draw a line through one column of a matrix
Mar
4
comment Itemize & italic with [utopia]{mathdesign}
@egreg I need to remember to minimize my document before even asking the question... turns out it wasn't a problem with math but with itemize. Probably the bullets.
Mar
4
revised Itemize & italic with [utopia]{mathdesign}
added 43 characters in body; edited title
Mar
4
revised Itemize & italic with [utopia]{mathdesign}
added 79 characters in body; edited tags
Mar
4
asked Itemize & italic with [utopia]{mathdesign}