AW: [texhax] Hello - I have a problem
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Aug 18 17:37:39 CEST 2004
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Randolph J. Herber wrote:
> Now, if were possible to convince the Europeans to stop hard-
> coding paper sizes into software instead of putting such data
> into configuration files so that it would be easier to adjust
> their software to work with letter paper, the European software
> would be much more popular with United States users.
I'm sure this would be far simpler that convincing your fellow
Americans to use sensible paper sizes such as the ISO A/B/C 
"Globalization starts with getting the details right.
Inconsistent use of SI units and international
standard paper sizes remain today a primary
cause for U.S. businesses failing to meet
the expectations of the global economy."
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