[NTG-context] columnset layout distortion

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Jun 20 17:31:20 CEST 2005


Vit Zyka wrote:
> Hallo,
> 
> I am working on our 40-anniversary scout group bulletin with a complex 
> layout (twocolumn, footnotes, photos, pictures, flowing text in margin). 
> I noticed weird behaviour. It is expressed by vertical shift of columns, 
> please see the page 2 of
>   http://typokvitek.com/tmp/layoutdistort.pdf
>   source: http://typokvitek.com/tmp/layoutdistort.tex
> 
> It seems that the problem is caused by switch to \ss font family 
> continueing to a place of the page break. Any explanation/suggestion?

the linedistance is expressed in ex, and ss has a different ex height

you may try to set the interlinespace to e.g. 14.4pt (or 1.2\bodyfontsize) or so

interesting 'bug/feature' btw, i need to think this over

Hans


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