[texhax] Sideways longtable

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Fri May 6 13:32:52 CEST 2005

> My apologies for the cross-post.

general tex issues are usually best not addressed to specialised
mailing lists; i would guess the mac list could have been avoided.

> I need to rotate a longtable by 90=BA. At the moment it covers about five=
> =20
> pages. Any clues?
> I have read through the longtable documentation and saw nothing there=20
> and I have tried a number of combinations, but all returning=20
> unsatisfactory results. For example, I have tried the rotfloat package,=20
> rotating, etc.


explains how to do this (second bullet in list).  iirc, macos x tetex
is pdflatex-focused -- if so, you need pdflscape rather than lscape.

> Also, is the footer in longtable really limited to one line only?

i didn't think so; and a quick scan of the documentation does nothing
to make me change my mind.  the example in the doc has a multiline
lastfoot, and the syntax for that and for the running foot is the

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