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Lilypond places the grace notes very close to the barline (see image). Is it possible to create more room between the barline and the notes?

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    I'm puzzled by the complex key signature: is the effect different in C major?
    – guidot
    Sep 1 at 16:51

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How about

{
  \key ces \major
  \bar ".|:"
  \grace \tweak extra-spacing-width #'(-1 . 0) as'8 \glissando
  ces''2
}

or

{
  \key ces \major
  \temporary\override Staff.BarLine.space-alist.first-note = #'(fixed-space . 6)
  \bar ".|:"
  \grace as'8 \glissando
  \revert Staff.BarLine.space-alist.first-note
  ces''2
}

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