[tex-k] papersize special?
Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Thu Apr 21 23:38:49 CEST 2005
> i believe you ought to institute a config file setup
> Well, there is a config file setup of sorts for Texinfo, namely creating
> a file texinfo.cnf. That is presumably the best place to specify
> @afourpaper in the first place.
> so you offer the user the option of confounding your guess (which
> would presumably be dvips if output is dvi, pdftex if output is pdf).
> Sorry, I don't understand this. What does the exact driver have to do
> with it? Are you saying that some drivers (which?) want a format other
> in the \special?
pdftex doesn't want a \special at all; iirc dvipsone used to need a
different special; i don't know about truetex's or pctex's offerings.
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