# [NTG-context] Bib Module: \cite can kill spaces

Thomas Schmitz tschmit1 at uni-bonn.de
Sun Aug 15 19:35:17 CEST 2010

On Sun, 15 Aug 2010 19:14:53 +0200
Andreas Schneider <aksdb at gmx.de> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I don't know how exactly it happens, but in the attached
>example the last
> footnote is missing a space before the inserted \cite.
>In my real document
> that happens a lot and kills the layout. Anything I can
>do to fix that?
>
> Best Regards,
> Andreas.

Ugly workaround:

\def\prefix{Vgl. \strut} % or \null

But I have no idea what's happening here, maybe Hans or
Taco can come up with a real solution.
\cite[alternative=data] seems to eat any horizontal space
before it; I don't know if this is a bug or a feature.

Thomas