[tex-live] [OT] landscape class option

Peter Flynn peter at silmaril.ie
Fri Dec 30 13:57:01 CET 2005

Norbert Preining wrote:
> Hi all!
> AM I stupid?
>         \documentclass[a4paper,landscape]{article}
> does not produce landscape text? Is this the intention? It does only
> change the paperwidth and leaves the textwidth as it is. But at least
> it changes the textheight.
> I had to use geometry to get it right, is this really necessary?

I have always used the following to ensure landscape got done:


(bearing in mind I'm a dvips user most of the time).


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