Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-17 Thread Albrecht Kauffmann
Multivalent has a pdf-tool for arranging some pages at one printing page. Greetings Albrecht On Wed, 16 Mar 2005, luigi.scarso wrote: Ciro A. Soto wrote: I have a pdf file with 660 letter-size pages. I would like to save toner in my printer by printing 2 or 4 pages in one single sheet of

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-17 Thread luigi.scarso
Hans Hagen wrote: in page-imp are some additional inclusion macros -) Yes, i have seen some of them. I have a problem about stickers and imposition; i try to use/modify some of this macros for pagearrangement, but i consume all tex memory. Actually i have found a dirty solution using perl and

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-17 Thread Hans Hagen
luigi.scarso wrote: I have a problem about stickers and imposition; there's a special x/y one for stickers Yes, syst-ext. and others syst-. I try to made a pdf-collection of useful module like syst-*, page-* core-box, supp-box, some module for fonts (open issue: turkish), etc. (last entry:

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread luigi.scarso
Ciro A. Soto wrote: I have a pdf file with 660 letter-size pages. I would like to save toner in my printer by printing 2 or 4 pages in one single sheet of paper. Is it possible to do this with context? or any other alternative? Remember, I don't have the source file, only the pdf file.

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread Hans Hagen
luigi.scarso wrote: Ciro A. Soto wrote: I have a pdf file with 660 letter-size pages. I would like to save toner in my printer by printing 2 or 4 pages in one single sheet of paper. Is it possible to do this with context? or any other alternative? Remember, I don't have the source file, only the

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread Wolfgang Zillig
I think something link texexec --pdfarra --noduplex --paper=A5A4 --print=2SIDE yourdocument.pdf should work. There is more information about in the the manual for texexec www.pragma-ade.com/general/manuals/mtexexec.pdf Wolfgang luigi.scarso schrieb: Ciro A. Soto wrote: I have a pdf file with

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread Ciro A. Soto
Thank you. This should work. Ciro --- Hans Hagen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: luigi.scarso wrote: Ciro A. Soto wrote: I have a pdf file with 660 letter-size pages. I would like to save toner in my printer by printing 2 or 4 pages in one single sheet of paper. Is it possible to do this

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread luigi.scarso
Sorry ciro, but i like write tex code. save following code as test.tex %% %% save it as test.tex %% \setupcolors[state=start] \starttext \dorecurse{660}% {\startTEXpage[width=3cm,height=2cm] \vbox to \vsize{\vss \hbox to\hsize{\hss\framed[width=2cm,align={middle,lohi},background=""

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread Hans Hagen
luigi.scarso wrote: Sorry ciro, but i like write tex code. 1. save following code as test.tex in page-imp are some additional inclusion macros -) \centerline{% \externalfigure[test][page=1] \externalfigure[test][page=3] \externalfigure[test][page=5] \externalfigure[test][page=7]

Re: [NTG-context] imposition for a pdf file

2005-03-16 Thread luigi.scarso
Ciro A. Soto wrote: I tried Hans' approach. It works fine, but My approach shows a (my) way to manipulate pages from a source pdf; Hans gives you the exact solutions for your problem. I hope you have found both useful. somehow the pdf file with the 2*2 pages is corrupted since it does not print