[NTG-context] vertically centered aligment of different sized texts

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu May 18 11:57:47 CEST 2006

frantisek holop wrote:
> hmm, on Thu, May 18, 2006 at 08:48:23AM +0200, Taco Hoekwater said that
>
>> The mathematical center of the line is not necesarily the
>> optical center, so a somewhat more correct approach would
>> put all the stuff in an \hbox and then compute manually
>> how far it has to drop down.
>>
>
> i haven't used latex for quite some time now, so i can't
> recall how problematic it was to accomplish something like this,
> but i find it interesting that there is no easy approach to this.
>
there probably is, so can you describe your problem in more detail?
Hans

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