[OS X TeX] a5paper?

Thomas Neumann Thomas.Neumann at myrealbox.com
Mon Oct 18 23:57:42 CEST 2004


Am Montag, den 18. Oktober 2004, um 16:33, schrieb Maarten Sneep:

> On 18 okt 2004, at 16:20, Jérôme Laurens wrote:
>
>> I must be missing something obvious...
>>
>> If I run latex from the command line against the following file
>>
>> \documentclass[a5paper]{article}
>> \begin{document}
>> test
>> \end{document}
>>
>> and I open the resulting dvi in MacDVIX or xdvi
>> the resulting page is still a4.
>> (However, the text is correctly typeset taking into account the 
>> a5paper option)
>
> I do not know about MacDVIX. It's worth a shot anyway (you'll also need 
> it for pdflatex...)

Jérome, it seems the A5 page is displayed on a A4 paper sheet (as the 
default in  MacDviX?). You may have to set the page size to a5 
dimensions in MacDviX (menu Options -> Display page geometry...)

Thomas

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