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## Re: half height barline | full width staves

 From: Xavier Scheuer Subject: Re: half height barline | full width staves Date: Thu, 6 Jun 2019 16:21:36 +0200

On Thu, 6 Jun 2019 at 14:48, mj <address@hidden> wrote:
>
> Hi all!
>
> Two small questions:
>
> 1) Is there an easy way to get half-height barlines..? (so only through
> the top two staff lines) (I have used ticks now, but that's not quite it)

Hi,

\layout {
\context {
\Staff
\override BarLine.bar-extent = #'(0 . 2)
}
}

> 2) I would like my music to be spaced normally, but the staves to always
> span the entire page from left to right. (so: leaving unused empty staff
> space on the right half of the page) I am using \break for the staff
> breaks, but this spreads my music evenly across the entire line)
>
> Suggestions how to achieve this?

If I understood correctly:

\layout {
ragged-right = ##t
}

Cheers,
Xavier

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