[OS X TeX] Re: Problem with psnup
jkock at start.no
Thu Jun 12 15:48:34 EDT 2008
Thanks Luis for reproducing the bug, and for pointing out the
Thanks Peter for various interesting inputs.
> > Is there a way to query the value of the paper-size setting?
>For TeX: grep ^@ /usr/local/texlive/2007/texmf-config/dvips/config/
>config.ps | head -1
I was rather thinking about a decent interface: just like you do
texconfig-sys dvips paper a4
in order to set this parameter, you ought to be able to
texconfig-sys dvips paper
to query it -- this seems not to be the case.
>For psnup: grep DocumentMedia <output file>
In my case this gives no return value.
>In case of psnup you can check whether you've installed the psnup or
>the psnup-a4 package. The former uses letter as default media size.
Since my installation is a stock MacTeX installation, other people
could answer this better than me: which one is included in the
I never heard about psnup-a4, and a search on the internet yielded
only one hit, namely the Gmane archive of your message to this list!
>I don't seem to be able to understand what you both encounter! A
>picture could tell more than a few eMails.
I have uploaded a ps file to http://mat.uab.cat/~kock/tmp/two.ps
It was produced from the latex document test.tex:
dvips -o one.ps test
psnup -d -2 one.ps two.ps
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