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## Re: invisible rest that takes no horizontal space

 From: Kieren MacMillan Subject: Re: invisible rest that takes no horizontal space Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2010 07:10:50 -0400

Hi Peter,

> Thank you. That triggered the right solution. r4*0 does not work. The rest
> collides with the following note.

You can make it transparent.

> I have around 1000 melodies in which partial measures were solved by
> inserting invisible rests (s) instead of using \partial. With this solution
> it is relatively easy to write a script to add *0 to all those invisible
> rests in order to get visually satisfying scores.

If it's that easy to write a script, why not write one that "does the right
thing"? i.e., turns them into \partial measures?

Cheers,
Kieren.