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Date:      Mon, 21 Sep 2009 15:45:09 +0200
From:      Polytropon <>
To:        Warren Block <>
Subject:   Re: evince paper size
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On Sun, 20 Sep 2009 19:14:49 -0600 (MDT), Warren Block <> wrote:
> I'd 
> prefer to just build evince to know the default size [...]

In the past, I had similar problems with other programs that
defaulted to LETTER, but here in Germany, we use DIN A4. So
I set those in /etc/make.conf:

	PAGE=           A4
	PAPERSIZE=      a4
	A4=             yes

You would of course have to change A4 to LETTER or US_LETTER.

As far as I see, evince does belong to the Gnome 2 series of
additional programs, so it might (!) be possible that it does
not have own paper default settings, but Gnome has.

Magdeburg, Germany
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...

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