I'm trying to use the package supertabularin order to be able to break long tables in twocolumn mode (cf. the answer to this question). But I always end up with the following error when compiling:

 Misplaced \noalign.
\@tabletail ->\noalign 
                       {\global \let \@savcr =\\ \global \let \\=\org@tabula...
l.9 \end{supertabular}

I assume I'm making some very basic mistake here, but I can't figure out what it is. Here's a MWE:

\begin{supertabular}{l l}
First column & Second column\\
First column & Second column\\
First column & Second column
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    You must end the last line with an \\ too. Feb 13, 2013 at 14:11

1 Answer 1


supertabular requires all rows to end in \\ (with normal tabular the last ones doesn't need it, although you could supply it there too). So add \\to the last row.

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