[NTG-pdftex] defaults for horigin & vorigin

Hans Hagen pragma@wxs.nl
Thu, 11 Mar 2004 10:13:10 +0100


At 23:38 10/03/2004, Martin Schr=F6der wrote:
>On 2004-03-09 17:34:40 +0100, Martin Schr=F6der wrote:
> > What should be the default for horigin & vorigin? All references
> > I can find (including the manual) provide 1 true in as the default.
>
>Pdftex is also a driver; but doesn't the driver standard
>enforce an origin of (1in/1in); and shouldn't the default then be
>(1in/1in) instead of (0pt/0pt)?

indeed, that's the heritage of tex; also, most macro packages handle this=20
(i guess)

Hans