[NTG-context] A5 != 210mm x 148mm ?

Kerry Sainsbury kerry at fidelma.com
Sun Nov 3 11:19:11 CET 2019


Thank you. That solves the problem.

On Sun, 3 Nov 2019 at 22:34, Tomas Hala <tomas.hala at mendelu.cz> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> try:
>
> \definepapersize[myformat][height=210mm, width=148mm]
> \setuppapersize[myformat]
>
> Best wishes,
>
> Tomáš
>
> Sun, Nov 03, 2019 ve 09:51:40PM +1300 Kerry Sainsbury napsal(a):
> #    Hi,
> #    If A5 is 210mm x 148mm (and [1]the internet assures me that it is),
> then
> #    shouldn't these two setuppapersize variants give the same result? They
> #    don't seem to.
> #
> #    %\setuppapersize[A5]
> #
> #    \setuppapersize[height=210mm, width=148mm]
> #
> #    \starttext
> #
> #    \input ward.tex
> #
> #    \stoptext
> #
> #    The reason I ask is because I'd like to prepare a PDF for printing via
> #    IngramSpark, and have discovered that (bizarrely) their Australian
> branch
> #    doesn't support A5 for colour books. They do offer 6x9 (229x152), and
> I
> #    was wondering what values to use in 'setuppapersize', so I thought I'd
> #    experiment with the A5 sizing because it's a well known size.
> #
> #    Now I have no idea :-(
> #
> #    Thanks
> #
> #    Kerry
> #
> # References
> #
> #    Visible links
> #    1. https://papersizes.io/a/a5
>
> #
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