[texhax] Landscape orientation with plain TeX
Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Tue Sep 7 17:31:26 CEST 2004
> >lscape could (i expect) be used with plain, if you
> >also load the plain version of the latex graphics package.
> Could you maybe indicate a ctan address for this plain version?
> >lscape's code does
> > \clearpage % i.e., \vfill\eject
> > <set page dimensions for landscape>
> > <set up output routine to rotate \box255 by 90 degrees>
> >at the start, and
> > \clearpage
> > <restore output routine>
> > <restore page dimensions>
> This is very clear, but we should need in plain TeX a command similar to the
> LaTeX command
> Any hint to build such a command?
i would copy it out of the relevant graphics package driver (e.g.,
dvips.def). the macro naming convention is pretty straightforward in
those driver packages.
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