# \setuplines

## Summary

The command \setuplines sets up the options for line-based material.

## Settings

 \setuplines[...,...][...=...,...] [...,...] name option packed before command after command inbetween command indenting see \setupindenting align see \setupalign space yes on off fixed default command command style style command color color left command right command indentlist dimension *

OptionExplanation
option
 packed Disables page-break between lines
before
 command that is expanded and then placed at the start of the environment
after
 command that is expanded and then placed at the end of the environment
inbetween
 command that is expanded and then placed between paragraph
indenting
 Whether the lines should be indented. Note that you need to turn indenting on and specify the size of the indent e.g. \setuplines[indenting={yes,small}]
align
 Controls alignment of the lines.
space
 Whether spaces should be preserved. on In mkii, makes spaces visible as well as preserving them.
command
 command that is applied to each non-empty line

## Description

Define the settings for the \startlines environment. If \definelines[mylines] was used to define an environment `\startmylines`, you can set that up with either \setuplines[mylines][...=...] or \setupmylines[...=...].