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christooss
May 24th, 2006, 04:44 AM
Hello
I have three little questions but firs one is the most important one

1. How can I remove a spacing on the page

If I use
\voffset=-1.5in everything goes UP but I don't want page number go up to.

In attachment you have dvi and tex file so you can see what I mean with

I would like to have everything on one page



2. How can I remove little spacing that first line in paragraf doesn't have but second line and all other does


first line
second line
third line

look at attachments for this to

3. another question even though I use
\pagestyle{empty} there is a page number on the bottom

Thanks for the anwsers

rplantz
May 24th, 2006, 07:02 AM
I'm not a LaTeX guru, but I think that I have figured out at least part of your problems.

First, \maketitle is meant to create a title page. I do not know why you did not get a separate title page, but I suspect that is the reason your page numbering is weird.

I changed your document to use the multicol package. Then I removed the twocol option from the \document command. Then I did


\begin{document}
\begin{multicols}{2}[\LARGE{List s forumlami za Ra\v cunalniske tehnologije}]
\normalsize
\section*{Fotoefekt}


The columns look a bit odd to me. (I do not know how you want it to look.) You may be able to fix this by modifying the \textheight value. I use the layout package when I want to change these values. Use the command


\begin{document}
\layout

to print a page showing all the values of the page layout. (Don't forget to do a \usepackage{layout} in the preamble.) Then in the preamble (before the \begin{document}) you can do things like


\setlength{\marginparsep}{15pt}
\setlength{\marginparwidth}{117pt}

It requires a bit of planning on your part to make sure that all the dimensions add up correctly, buy you now have a lot of control.

I learned this stuff writing a 400 page book about assembly language. I learn new things every time I work on the book. :)

christooss
May 24th, 2006, 10:40 AM
When I use


\begin{document}
\begin{multicols}{2}[\LARGE{List s forumlami za Ra\v cunalniske tehnologije}]
\normalsize
\section*{Fotoefekt}

I get this out put when preforming


latex formule.tex


! LaTeX Error: Environment multicols undefined.

See the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation.
Type H <return> for immediate help.
...

l.7 \begin{multicols}
{2}[\LARGE{List s forumlami za Ra\v cunalniske tehnolog...


So tell me which enviroment I have to set. And how. Or you can send me or post here yours changed forumle.tex file

christooss
May 24th, 2006, 11:12 AM
Hugh that \layout option helped me alot.

Then I only had to put \textheight=700pt in preambule and now there is only one page not two.

But question about multicol package that I have to use still remains :)

And question about paragraf spacing is there to solve :)

christooss
May 24th, 2006, 02:21 PM
And question about paragraf spacing is there to solve :)

\parindent=0in solves this.

Hooray

rplantz
May 24th, 2006, 03:26 PM
But question about multicol package that I have to use still remains :)


You need the
\usepackage{multicol} statement in the preamble. For example, [code]
\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage[slovene]{babel}
\usepackage{multicol}
\pagestyle{empty}
\begin{document}
\begin{multicols}{2}[\LARGE{List s forumlami za Ra\v cunalniske tehnologije}]
\normalsize
\section*{Fotoefekt}


If you do not have the package, you should be able to find it on www.ctan.org.

yaaarrrgg
May 24th, 2006, 03:55 PM
For equations, you proabably want to use the align tag.

For example:



\begin{align}
f(x) & = x^2 \\
g(x) & = x^x
\end{align}


& will set a point of alignment, and \\ forces new row

christooss
May 24th, 2006, 04:59 PM
Nope equations aligning isn't necesary. But thanks for suggestion.

Is there any book manual that is more than just beginers tutorial?

rplantz
May 24th, 2006, 09:31 PM
Is there any book manual that is more than just beginers tutorial?

I found the answers I gave to you above in "Guide to LaTeX, 4th edition" by Kopka and Daly. A more advanced book is "The LaTeX Companion, 2nd edition" by Mittelbach and Goossens. I almost did not buy "Guide" thinking that I knew enough to go straight to "Companion." It turns out that I use both books a LOT.

hod139
May 25th, 2006, 01:50 AM
Is there any book manual that is more than just beginers tutorial?

For a free online manual, check out The Not So Short Introduction to LATEX2. (http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/info/lshort/english/lshort.pdf)
If you plan on writing lots of math, Userís Guide for the amsmath Package (ftp://ftp.ams.org/pub/tex/doc/amsmath/amsldoc.pdf) and Short Math Guide for LATEX (ftp://ftp.ams.org/pub/tex/doc/amsmath/short-math-guide.pdf) are invaluable.