[pdftex] crop marks
adrian.heathcote at philosophy.usyd.edu.au
Mon Aug 4 16:07:26 CEST 2003
> I use Franz Melchior's crop.sty .
> However, with PDF there is a catch, as the crop-marks
> are necessarily outside the desired MediaBox, so the page
> is trimmed in the viewer to exclude them.
> To overcome this, I simply adjust the \pdfpageheight/width
> with coding such as:
> \pdfpagewidth = <fixed-larger-width>
> \pdfpageheight= <fixed-larger-height>
> specifying some fixed dimensions, roughly 2 inches larger than
> the desired papersize, to allow the crop-marks to be seen.
I don't know that this is necessary. I use:
And the crop marks are visible in the pdf viewer of TeXShop.
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