[pdftex] 3-up in pdflatex?

the_shelter info at the-shelter.de
Fri Jan 9 11:10:48 CET 2004

Hello Magnus,

Friday, January 09, 2004, 10:26:01 AM, you wrote:

MLH> I'm trying to do something similar to the leaflet.cls class for LaTeX,
MLH> which uses pstops to place three original pages on one resulting page
MLH> of a leaflet. I thought pdfpages might be the tool of choice for
MLH> pdflatex, but it seems it only supports 1-up, 2-up and 4-up. Is there
MLH> any way of getting a 3-up (with the three placed alongside each
MLH> other)?

MLH> Any other tools? (pdfnup only uses pdfpages it seems.) I only have to
MLH> place six original pages on two resulting pages, so simple hard-coding
MLH> would be possible -- can I, for example, include a single page (using
MLH> pdfpages) as a graphic, without moving to the next pages? (I could, I
MLH> suppose, use six separate files with pdfpages and then include those
MLH> with includegraphics, but that seems _overly_ hackish...)

My company had a similar demand- I think.
We found good advice and service (and they eventually developed a
great working tool) at a company called ROG.
Their website is www.roglink.com
There you might find contact details.

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