[pdftex] Landscape and Acroread

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Tue Jul 26 20:07:56 CEST 2005


On Tue, Jul 26, 2005 at 09:08:11PM +0930, Geoff Russell wrote:

> \pdfpageheight=210 true mm
> \pdfpagewidth=297 true mm
> \pdfpagesattr{ /MediaBox [ 0 0 595 842 ]  /PageSize (A4)  /Rotate -90 }

/MediaBox is already set by pdfTeX, now you have two /MediaBox with
different contents. Thus the behaviour is undefined.
Use either a setting as portrait A4 paper with rotated contents
(package pdflscape) or choose a landscape A4 media format without

I cannot find the key /PageSize in the PDF specification. Therefore
I would drop this key value pair.

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

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