[Mac OS X TeX] text rotation in pdftex

Enrico Franconi franconi at cs.man.ac.uk
Wed May 16 13:41:20 EDT 2001

On May 16, bordenbh at navair.navy.mil writes:
> It's viewgraph season and I'm trying to get the prosper class to
> work in teTeX under OS X.  The trouble I'm having (at this point)
> seems to be caused by the "Special/Rotate" command which,
> apparently, is not supported in pdftex.  Does anyone know the new
> equivalent command?

I'm using prosper with tetex on MacOSX without problems, but I don't
use pdftex, which behaves in a non standard way when postscript is
involved. I'm happily using the dvipdf script I've sent to this
mailing list the 14th of May, which is based on dvips and ghostscript.


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