[texhax] [solved] Re: Text vertical shifting in output

Rodolfo Medina rodolfo.medina at gmail.com
Fri May 15 14:14:19 CEST 2009

Rodolfo Medina wrote:

>> Suppose that I put here:
>>  <some text>
>> , but I want that in the output it is shifted a few lines vertically down,
>> i.e. in the output it should not appear where I put it in the source tex
>> file but a few lines below.
>> Is it possible, and how?
>> [...]
>> only <some text> should be shifted down, but not the text following it.  In
>> other words, <some text> should be output by TeX n lines forward respect to
>> where it is in the source, but not the rest of the text.

"Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd)" <P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk> writes:

> OK, try this :
> <pre-text>
> \vtop to 0 pt
> \bgroup
> \strut
> \vskip n-1\baselineskip
> <some text>
> \vss
> \egroup
> <post-text>

Thanks, this seems to work!

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