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LaTeX Beginners Guide by Stefan Kottwitz

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Time for action – listing packages by topic

We shall refine the package list by introducing categories:

  1. Refine the aforementioned highlighted itemize environment of our example in the following way:
    \begin{itemize}
      \item Page layout
      \begin{itemize}
        \item geometry
        \item typearea
      \end{itemize}
      \item Headers and footers
      \begin{itemize}
        \item fancyhdr
        \item scrpage2
      \end{itemize}
      \item Line spacing
      \begin{itemize}
        \item setspace
      \end{itemize}
    \end{itemize}
  2. Typeset to see the new list:
    Time for action – listing packages by topic

What just happened?

We simply inserted another list inside the list. Up to four levels are possible, otherwise LaTeX would stop and print out the error message ! LaTeX Error: ...

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