[Tugindia] Reduction on ps2pdf
Sat, 23 Nov 2002 10:00:12 +0100
H S Rai <email@example.com> writes:
> On converting ps2pdf, the matter of ps file was found reduces by about
> 4% on pdf file when seen on printout. i.e a line 128mm becomes 122mm
> and if total text matter is 25cm, it reduces to 24cm. It appears that
> ps file gives correct representation of sizes, while pdf gives
> incorrect (by reducing).
> Is there any option or calibration?
ps2pdf accepts the -sPAPERSIZE=a4 option.
But the problem of "PDF shrinks" is usually just bad configuration of
the Acrobat Reader. Switch off the "Shrink to page" option.
David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum