# [pdftex] Adding objects to the page

Gerree Pecht gerree at math.princeton.edu
Mon Jan 25 18:36:49 CET 2010

have you tried using the command
\begin{figure}[h!]
............................Note the emphasis on the letter h!

meaning place the figure HERE! ... leave enough room for the
figure ... otherwise it will "float" to the TOP of the next page.

Hope this is what you are looking for.

On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Patrick Gundlach wrote:

> Hello Wolfgang,
>
>>>> Why do
>>>> you care if it's the "first object" on the page?
>>>
>>> Because I would like this object to be the "lowest" object on the page.
>>> If I undestand PDF streams correctly, the later objects will be placed
>>> on top, so if I have a filled rectangle at the end, it will hide the
>>> contents below it.
>
>
> I have solved this using a custom output routine. Thanks for the
> suggestion (via private mail).
>
> Patrick
>

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