[NTG-context] dvi paper-size

Tobias Burnus tobias.burnus at physik.fu-berlin.de
Sat May 28 14:52:33 CEST 2005


Hans Hagen wrote:
>> Ok, the following works:
>>    \special{papersize=\the\paperwidth,\the\paperheight}
> how about adding something to spec-tr:
> \definespecial\dosetuppaper#1#2#3%
>   {\special{papersize=#2,#3}}
Ok. By the way, inserting in pt, cm or mm all works; i.e. this simple 
definition is ok, one does not need to convert to cm.

> is this special official?
Hmm, I don't know how official it is, but it is used by hyperref and 
documented, e.g. at
this document is for dvips version 5.58f (January 1995). One can thus 
expect that is is actually supported by most installed TeXs ;)


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