[Tuglist] rotating slide pages in landscape mode

Rishi tuglist@gnu.org.in
Thu, 24 May 2001 19:00:25 +0530 (IST)

On Thu, 24 May 2001, Ms Sunetra Sarkar wrote:

>  hi,
>      I want to make slides in landscape mode. i am using a personalized
> style file similar to seminar.sty. I'd get the slides in landscape mode by
> using \landscapetrue, but though its coming in the landscape mode, the dvi
> file is still in the portrait mode and hence cannot adjust the new size. I
> actually need to rotate it by 90 deg in the .dvi file 
> in order to print it in a4 paper. I tried to use rot.sty but somehow its
> not working. Can someone help out with an easy way of doing this?

You can't see a rotated object in .dvi. But it can be viewed in .ps. So
make a postscript (dvips) and see.

thank you