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Re: Available papersizes vs. default papersizes

Frank Küster <frank@debian.org> writes:

> I would like to solve a long-standing bug and finally make TeX aware of
> libpaper and its system-wide paper size setting.

Thanks; I, for one, would greatly appreciate that.

> However, taking the intersection of paper sizes the different program's
> configuration files accept as default, I end up with a4paper and letter.

AFAICT, those are also the only two sizes that standard locales use,
so I don't think supporting any others is particularly crucial (though
Johannes's suggestions are worth considering if you want to widen the
set slightly).

Aaron M. Ucko, KB1CJC (amu at alum.mit.edu, ucko at debian.org)
http://www.mit.edu/~amu/ | http://stuff.mit.edu/cgi/finger/?amu@monk.mit.edu

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