> Inside a paragraph, however, it can lead to problems. You
> have experienced one: the vertical position of a line in a
> paragraph depends on the height and depth of the text in
> the paragraph. When things are displayed by (the standard
> version of) \step, this height and depth can change when
> high or deep text appears.
> \parstepwise is made especially for this purpose: the
> `invisible' things don't disappear completely, but blank
> space of the right dimensions is left for them. This
> remedies this kind of problem.
Thanks for the explanation.
After fiddling with this for some time now, I have a feel it
would be good if (La?)TeX wasn't as smart when it comes to
typesetting slides. It is a great tool for ordinary
typesetting, but typesetting of slides inevitably needs more
manual work than a paper or a thesis. And then it feels like
the smartness (for instance when it comes to stretchable
spacing between lines) gets in my way.
Nevertheless, I think texpower is a great bundle -- with some
fiddling and reading of manuals, I usually get it to do what I
want. Thanks for your time! (I currently have a problen
regarding coloring of math; I will address this in a separate