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CTAN update: geometry

Date: March 25, 2018 9:16:56 PM CEST
David Carlisle submitted an update to the geometry package. Version number: 5.7 License type: lppl Summary description: Flexible and complete interface to document dimensions Announcement text:
Small update to geometry: No changes in functionality but updated so that: * now works with lualatex without needing the liatex85 compatibility package * Support moved to github https://github.com/davidcarlisle/geometry
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Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Ina Dau

geometry – Flexible and complete interface to document dimensions

The package provides an easy and flexible user interface to customize page layout, implementing auto-centering and auto-balancing mechanisms so that the users have only to give the least description for the page layout. For example, if you want to set each margin 2cm without header space, what you need is just \usepackage[margin=2cm,nohead]{geometry}.

The package knows about all the standard paper sizes, so that the user need not know what the nominal ‘real’ dimensions of the paper are, just its standard name (such as a4, letter, etc.).

An important feature is the package’s ability to communicate the paper size it’s set up to the output (whether via DVI \specials or via direct interaction with pdf).

Version5.9 2020-01-02
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