[pdftex] Re: how can I view an oversized document?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Dec 15 09:06:44 CET 2000

At 01:28 AM 12/15/00 +0100, Denis B. Roegel wrote:
>I want to make a screen version of a poster
>and I would like therefore a page format such as 200cm * 30cm.
>I have no problem with tex accepting that, but I don't know
>how to have acroread display that large page. Is it possible?


or in plain tex: 


>On a related note, how do I include a metapost figure
>with plain pdftex? When I try the following
>\input graphicx
>>I get


>(/usr/local/tex/texmf/tex/latex/graphics/dvips.def)))) <e.1> [1
>Non-PDF special
> ...
>Is it normal?

just use the low level: 

\input supp-pdf.tex


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