[metapost] strange feature

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Tue Apr 1 08:12:25 CEST 2008


Karl Berry wrote:
>     (mpto, really) so that it does not touch the whitespace surrounding the
>     contents of verbatimtex ... etex? This is almost certainly vertical
> I'm not sure what you mean by "surrounding the contents".  Can you show
> an example?

   verbatimtex   %&latex   etex

has three leading and three following spaces surrounding the "%&latex".

Hartmut has just created a patch that explicitly recognises that the
content starts with a '%' in this case and does not print the trailing
spaces, so this problem is solved in the mean time.

I will commit the patch in a minute.

Best wishes,

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