[texhax] need help... float(s) lost error

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Sun Aug 16 00:05:29 CEST 2009

On  15 Aug, 2009, at 09:56, I.J.L. Garces wrote:

> Thanks for the quick replies.
> I tried minipage-marginpar package before, but it did not write at  
> exactly the same line where the note should appear, unlike the usual  
> \marginpar. Am I right?

I don't know. I haven't used minipage-marginpar; but with either this  
or a simple marginpar, try \vspace*, with positive or negative value.  
Maybe a simple

\marginpar{\vspace*{-3pc}A test.}

will suffice. If there is no change, try a \par to make it work:

\marginpar{\par\vspace*{-4pc}A test.}



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