[OS X TeX] Is this geometry behavior correct?
Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Thu Apr 5 13:22:36 EDT 2007
Am 05.04.2007 um 17:16 schrieb Herbert Schulz:
>> And the text orientation?
> The text orientation is horizontal in both cases
OK, then there is no bug here.
> I think the point is that I thought the geometry package detected
> the orientation and executed all the correct commands/specials
> automatically. It appears that the algorithm it is using to
> automatically detect which engine is being used doesn't quite work
> properly since it needs ``help'' in picking out the correct engine.
Yes, it seems so. I checked the DVI output for the cases of with and
without the dvips option and I can see that with the option on,
specials are included:
'! /landplus90 true store'
Could you check the documentation of the geometry package? And if it
claims what can't be achieved, then it's worth to write the author a
I didn't check with TeX Live 2007 and I did not run 'pdflatex --
output-format=dvi <TeX file>' – not enough time this evening!
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