[Dev-luatex] Differences between PDF and DVI

Hartmut Henkel hartmut_henkel at gmx.de
Mon Dec 8 14:41:40 CET 2008

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> Datum: Mon, 08 Dec 2008 08:22:51 +0100
> Von: Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl>
> An: Khaled Hosny <khaledhosny at eglug.org>
> CC: luatex development list <dev-luatex at ntg.nl>
> Betreff: Re: [Dev-luatex] Differences between PDF and DVI

> Khaled Hosny wrote:
> > Forgot to say that I'm using luatex 0.30.1 (the debian package)
> > 
> > On Sun, Dec 07, 2008 at 11:14:18PM +0200, Khaled Hosny wrote:
> >> When compiling the attached file with lualatex, the dvi output is OK,
> >> but with pdflualatex the page is shifted to the right. 
> >> Any ideas?
> if you use plain tex (or so) then you need to set the pdf page offsets 
> (tex by design has some 1 in offsets and backends need to compensate that)

it's some error (or at least inconsistency between DVI and PDF output)
in handling \pagerightoffset. The margin in RL mode should not be affected
by \hoffset, but it is, differently for DVI and PDF. Needs digging into etex...

Regards, Hartmut

Regards, Hartmut 

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