[pstricks] pspicture: shift vs. baseline

Herbert Voss LaTeX at zedat.fu-berlin.de
Wed Jul 5 00:00:15 CEST 2006

Bernd Westphal wrote:

> My point is that with
>
>   \begin{pspicture}[](0,-2)(3,3)
>
> it is significantly easier to adjust the depth of the pspicture when
> incrementally filling it with content: there is no need to change two places or
> to define a new length for each picture or to do whatever.
>
> So the actual question is whether the new version still provides a way to
> say "please, pspicture, put the baseline through the origin" instead of
> saying "put it at -2 (which happens to be the current depth, I just looked
> it up)".

If you do not like the new behaviour, which is now similiar
to other optional arguments, then use the old version of pstricks

Herbert