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Re: Printing Landscape

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  • Subject: [mg4600] Re: Printing Landscape
  • From: vvs124 at rsphy1.anu.edu.au (Victoria Steblina)
  • Date: Wed, 21 Aug 1996 03:25:20 -0400
  • Organization: Optical Sciences Centre, ANU
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

In article <4u9iov$moj at dragonfly.wolfram.com> Gustav Louw writes:

>Try as I might I cant get mathematica to print in landscape format.
>I tried printing to a .ps file and the i used the following commands
>psfix -land myfile.ps | lpr -Pprinter
>I tried psfix -land myfile.ps > myfilelanscape.ps
>When I open this file in for example ghostview, it is still oreintated incorrectly.
>Could someone please help me , I'm going gray...
>P.S I work in a unix inviroment, I use the X-frontend.

Hi, 

the following should work:

Display["!psfix -land > file.eps", mathematica_graphics]. Say,

In[1] :=  graph = Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 3 Pi//N}]

In[2] :=  Display["!psfix -land > sin.eps", graph].

File "sin.eps" created this way will be printable itself as well as
through latex
environment....   Display["!psfix -land -epsf > sin.eps", graph] will
produce 
output printable only via latex.

Cheers,
Vicki

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 vvs124 at rsphy1.anu.edu.au
 Optical Sciences Centre                                               
                                 
 Australian National University 


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