Advanced printing/layout tools

George Davidovich freebsd at
Fri Jan 1 22:45:46 UTC 2010

On Fri, Jan 01, 2010 at 04:25:08PM -0600, Doug Poland wrote:
> On 2010-01-01 14:18, Roland Smith wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 01, 2010 at 07:36:25PM +0100, Polytropon wrote:
> > > On Fri, 1 Jan 2010 19:24:21 +0100, Roland Smith wrote:
> Thanks for the info so far.  I have much to learn about LaTeX, that is
> certain.  To complicate matters, the output will be on US Letter,
> landscape, multi-column, multi-sided, booklet format.  No doubt LaTeX
> will handle the landscape, letter, and multi-column, but I'm not sure
> about booklet, multi-sided.  I have some experience with print/psutils
> doing duplex, booklet printing.

I'd start by reading "The Not So Short Introduction to Latex":

There's a useful wiki available at:

that covers common questions, but for what you're doing, I'd suggest
logging onto comp.tex.tex.  It's been years since I did anything
similar, otherwise I'd post a template to get you started.


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