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Re: Why are there no spaces in my title?

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  • Subject: [mg55883] Re: Why are there no spaces in my title?
  • From: "Jens-Peer Kuska" <kuska at>
  • Date: Sat, 9 Apr 2005 03:55:18 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Uni Leipzig
  • References: <d356gd$out$>
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the fonts of your XWindow system ?
I would assume that X has not a font in the size
of your title and try to scale a existing font, 
but the scaling fail for the space character.


"David Kirkby" <david.kirkby at> schrieb 
im Newsbeitrag news:d356gd$out$1 at
> This notebook,
> has been created from scratch and edited in 
> Mathematica 5.1. This has
> included a Sun running Solaris 9 and a PC 
> running Windows XP pro, but in
> both cases Mathematica 5.1 was used. It has not 
> been edited outside of
> Mathematica 5.1
> The title looks fine on the PC, with the correct 
> spacing between the words.
> In contrast, when viewed on the Sun, there are 
> no spaces between the
> letters, so it reads 
> "ComputermodellingofaDSPbasedlock-inamplifier,
> usingadelayline."
> which clearly is not what I want.
> On the Sun, I see the version is:
> In[1]:= $Version
> Out[1]= 5.1 for Sun Solaris (UltraSPARC) 
> (October 26, 2004)
> I don't know about the build date on the PC, as 
> the PC is at work, and
> I'm currently at home (yes, I have a Sun at 
> home).
> Any ideas what could have caused this? Apart 
> from the title, everything
> else looks fine on either system.
> Yes, I just realised there's a spelling mistake, 
> but I will not change
> it, since I only have the Sun in front of me and 
> so will not know it
> then looks on a PC.
> -- 
> Dr. David Kirkby,
> Please check out
> of if you live in Essex 

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