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Re: Error: /undefined in 8,27 PageWidth
but I only got the "binary"-distibution ...
But - due to your hint - I did a "# strings textfmt" and realized, that
the PageWidth is defined here close to some language definitions like
I changed my locale settings in .profile to "LANG=english_us.ascii" and
everything goes FINE! Just sent my first faximile with the HylaFAX
Thanks to all who had helped me. Thank you.
Robert Colquhoun wrote:
> Would this be european coding ie using a "," instead of a "." for a decimal
> There is a line in (around 420) in util/TextFmt.c++:
> static const char* defPrologue = "\
> /Cols %u def\n\
> /PageWidth %.2f def\n\
> /PageHeight %.2f def\n\
> /LH %u def\n\
> If printf("%.2f",float_number) uses a comma then maybe thats it.
> good luck - Robert
> At 12:22 PM 10/20/98 -0700, JÜRGEN ANZER wrote:
> >Chen Coulter wrote:
> >> Jurgen:
> >> About 60 lines into the file that you are sending, the "PageWidth"
> >> and "PageHeight" parameters are defined as follows:
> >> /PageWidth 8,27 def
> >> /PageHeight 11,69 def
> >> ... The possibility also exists that these parameters are being
> >> specified in inches, so, in that case, simply change the commas
> >> to periods.
> >Thank you Chen!
> >I´ve done this and GhostScript converts this file correctly without any
> >error now.
> >> If you can find where these are originally defined and change them
> >> accordingly ...
> >That´s the problem now.
> >I´ve searched all the subdirs of HylaFAX for a string matching "8,"
> >without success. As I´ve already said, I´ve got only the binary
> >distribution - perhaps this is coded somewhere in the source.
> >Perhaps I could write a filter to change /PageWidth 8,27 and /PageHeight
> >11,68 into /PageWidth 8.27 and /PageHeight 11.69 - but this seems not to
> >be a very smart...
> >Can someone give me a hint where this is coded (in sendfax?) and how to
> >get these values correctly?
> >Many thanks in advance!