[tex-live] dvips config.ps letter/a4

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Sun Jun 3 14:13:37 CEST 2007

Karl Berry <karl at freefriends.org> wrote:

>     but the specification of the
>     formats requires integer numbers in milimeters.
> Why?  These definitions are read only by dvips, to decide which
> definition to apply.  It accepts the usual TeX <dimen>s here.

because the iso standards specify round mm values; the original din
standard specified the fractional values, but we don't use that


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