Re: true landscape orientation

From: Rob Nicholas <rnicholas_at_nyahnyahspammersnyahnyah>
Date: Fri, 9 Jan 2009 11:36:54 -0800


On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 8:18 AM, Mary Haley <> wrote:
> Maybe there's a flag that one can put in a PS/PDF file that tells
> other PS/PDF viewing applications that the image has been rotated, and
> hence it should automatically show it in landscape mode. I'll ask our
> PS/PDF expert about this.

I'm almost certain this is true -- most other applications I've used
that produce PostScript output seem to get this right. Unless it's PDF
(rather than PostScript) I'm thinking of (although the problem exists
with NCL's PDF output, too).

On Fri, Jan 9, 2009 at 8:18 AM, Mary Haley <> wrote:
> For now, can you use the "Rotate" button on your viewer to rotate
> the image as desired?

Sure, though it gets to be a bit of a chore when you're producing 20
or 50 plots at a time. Let me know if you unearth a solution.

Received on Fri Jan 09 2009 - 12:36:54 MST

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