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grid packages helps to enable grid typesetting (ie, vertically
aligning lines of text in adjacent columns) in double column
documents in LaTeX.

The manifest.txt provides the list of files in grid package.

A small uer manual and examples are provided in grid.tex which can be
tyeset with pdfLaTeX. A Makefile is provided for GNU/Linux users who
can accomplish the job by invoking the following command at the



  make pdf
  make out
  make pdf

This will create grid.pdf with all bells and whistles.

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Name Size Date Notes
Make­file 661 2009-06-16 09:14
README 662 2009-06-16 09:14
grid.pdf 147126 2009-06-16 09:14
grid.sty 9458 2009-06-16 09:14
grid.tex 12146 2009-06-16 09:14
man­i­fest.txt 1118 2009-06-16 09:14
rvdtx.sty 14072 2009-06-16 09:14

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (137.6k).

grid – Grid type­set­ting in LaTeX

The pack­age helps to en­ables grid type­set­ting in dou­ble col­umn doc­u­ments. Grid type­set­ting (ver­ti­cal align­ing of lines of text in ad­ja­cent columns) is a dif­fi­cult task in LaTeX, and the present pack­age is no more than an at­tempt to help users to achieve it in a lim­ited way. An ex­am­ple doc­u­ment, grid.tex, is pro­vided with sim­ple in­struc­tions to type­set it us­ing the pack­age.

The pack­age needs a lot more work: this is only a be­gin­ning…

Pack­age De­tailsgrid
Home pagehttp://www.river-val­ley.com
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerRiver Val­ley Tech­nolo­gies
Con­tained inTeX Live as grid
MiKTeX as grid
Topics type­set, snap­ping lines of text to a grid
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