[dev-context] wrong paper orientation with pstopdf

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Mon Jul 24 15:18:36 CEST 2006



Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> 
> OK, but without -dAutoRotatePages=/None the conversion is OK. If the
> orientation would be "hardcoded too deply" I can imagine that printers
> might experience problems while printing files produced by gnuplot.
> What's wrong with %%Orientation: Landscape?

Nothing, but since it is not really a postscript command, just a
structure comment, so I would expect pstopdf to ignore it.

The situation is a bit complicated because removing the -dAuto...
makes other documents fail. You are right for this document,
but that is only a subset of the potentially wrong files :-(

> How should I create proper PDF out of that file then?

By checking the output manually and adjusting that option as neede,
I fear.

Cheer,s
Taco


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