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General Purpose PostScript Generating Utility

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4.4 Your Media

Configuration Setting: Medium: name dimensions
Define the medium name to have the dimensions (in PostScript points, i.e., 1/72 of inch).

There are two formats supported:

long
in which you must give both the size of the whole sheet, and the size of the printable area:
 
# A4 for Desk Jets
#      name     w      h     llx   lly   urx    ury
Medium: A4dj    595    842    24    50    571    818

where wxh are the dimension of the sheet, and the four other stand for lower left x and y, upper right x and y.

short
in which a surrounding margin of 24 points is used
 
# A4
#      name     w      h
Medium: A4      595    842

is the same as

 
# A4
#      name     w      h
Medium: A4      595    842    24    24    571    818


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