The LaTeX tabularx package
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The tabularx package defines a tabular environment that generates a table with a specified width. The package automatically adjusts the widths of certain columns rather than adding space between columns. The basic command is similar to the standard LaTeX \tabular* command; please refer to the package documentation for complete instructions and to LaTeX sources for further information about using commands of this type.
How to create a tabular environment of a specified width
The single package option involves debugging. The package is installed in the TCITeX/TeX/LaTeX/required/tools directory as part of the Standard LaTeX Tools Bundle.
For example, to create a table that is overall four inches wide with the width of the second and fourth columns set automatically, the following would be the contents of the encapsulated TeX field:
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