[XeTeX] XeTeX equivalent to \pdfpagewidth ?

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Fri Jul 2 16:22:18 CEST 2010

Am Fri, 02 Jul 2010 13:09:36 +0100 schrieb Philip Taylor (Webmaster,

> Dear Colleagues --
> Studying
> 	http://xml.web.cern.ch/XML/lgc2/xetexmain.pdf
> I can see no mention of "page width".  What is the XeTeX method
> for setting the page width, analogous to PdfTeX's \pdfpagewidth,
> please ?  

\pdfpagewidth ;-) or \special{papersize=width,height}

But if you set \pdfpagewidth you should also set \pdfpageheight. At
least on my system (miktex 2.7) xetex will otherwise \pdfpagewidth

%\pdfpageheight=15cm %needed too. 


Ulrike Fischer 

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