[metapost] MPEdit ULcorner of drawing

Stephan Hennig mailing_list at arcor.de
Sat Oct 15 23:43:29 CEST 2011

schrieb Lei Willems:

> When I make a drawing then my ULcorner of this drawing is printed  at
> approximately at (50mm, -50mm) of my A4 sheet, if my ULcorner of the
> A4 sheet is at (0mm,0mm).  So there is an empty space of 5 cm at the
> left and at the top of my sheet of paper. I can shift this position
> in gsview.exe but e.g. NOT in yap.exe of Christian Schenk , or with
> other output devices. Who is responsible for this: is it metapost  or
> some (unknown to me) statement.

Does setting variable prologues to 2 or 3 as discussed in sec. 14.2 in
the MetaPost manual make Yap happy?  Are proof sheets as discussed in
the same section an option for previewing?

Best regards,
Stephan Hennig

More information about the metapost mailing list