[texhax] Landscape Mode

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Wed Mar 31 19:38:38 CEST 2004

>     I would like to have some of my document in landscape mode. Therefore, I
> checked the FAQ and found that the lscape package should do the job. Here is
> a simple LaTeX file that I tried:
> \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article}
> \usepackage{pst-node}
> \usepackage{longtable}
> \usepackage{lscape}
> \title {A Heuristic for Coloring Graphs}
> \author{Robert~Sherry}
> \begin{document}
> \maketitle
> \begin{landscape}
> Test Line
> \end{landscape}
> \end{document}
> I would expect the line: Test Line to be written vertical instead of
> horizontal. However, it is not. Could somebody please help?

many previewers don't honour rotation specials.  are you looking at
this stuff with xdvi or yap (or the like) -- if so, convert to
postscript and preview that instead.

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