[NTG-context] force columns smaller in Table

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue May 31 12:18:57 CEST 2005


Paul Tremblay wrote:
> Is there a way to force colums to be narrower than the default in the
> Table (basic) table environment? 
> 
> The first line of my column is:
> 
> Amount spent on store modernization by the chains
> 
> The columns underneath are all single numbers, meaning they have huges
> spaces to the right:
> 
> year  Amount spent on store modernization by the chains
> ===   =================================================
> 
> 1933  33,000,000
> 1934  37,000,000
> 
> Do I have to use the more sophisticated TABLE module? (I hope not,
> because I have already laid out things with Table!)

\starttable [|c|lp(3cm)|]

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