[OS X TeX] Full Page Graphic on First Page?

Paulo Ferreira paf_yahoo at keeh.net
Sat Feb 2 20:00:08 CET 2008

On 2008/02/02, at 16:09, Richard J Benish wrote:

> I'm trying to create a "custom" document (not an article, book, or  
> thesis, etc.) whose first page would contain a large graphic. Then a  
> lot of text after that.
> I've found a template that works for most purposes, but it has a  
> blank first page and mysterious consecutive numbers (not the same as  
> page number) below the text on each page.
> The blank page appears even when the graphic is the first command  
> after "begin document."
> I assume this is because of the "documentclass," which is "article."
> Is there a more appropriate document class or template or customized  
> settings I should use to get rid of the first page and the  
> mysterious numbers?
> Thank you.
> Richard Benish


Is the graphic bigger than the page?


Create a pdf page with the graphic and:

1) Use the pdfpages package  inside the document.

2) Paste  the graphic on the end with pdftk

pdftk for 10.3 works well for 10.5 (and for 10.4 I presume)


Paulo Ferreira

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