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Direc­tory tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/rotating


A package built on the standard LaTeX graphics package, which performs
all the different sorts of rotation one might like, including complete
floating figures/tables and their captions.  The commented source
contains the manual, and there is a set of tests in examples.tex.  The
file examples.tex doubles as a (somewhat disorganised) tutorial for
use of the package.

Install by running TeX on rotating.ins and place `rotating.sty'
"where LaTeX can find it" -- see
for guidance on such installation.

Alternatively, a .tds.ins file is available on the CTAN install tree:
install that at the root of your TEXMF-LOCAL tree.

Robin Fairbairns


Name Size Date Notes
README 720 2008-05-19 13:19
cat.eps 15737 1996-03-12 01:00
ex­am­ples.tex 14501 2009-03-28 21:02
ro­tat­ing.dtx 21222 2010-01-26 14:26
ro­tat­ing.ins 1272 2008-10-05 20:29
ro­tat­ing.pdf 92250 2010-01-26 14:26

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ro­tat­ing – Ro­ta­tion tools, in­clud­ing ro­tated full-page floats

A pack­age built on the stan­dard LaTeX graph­ics pack­age to per­form all the dif­fer­ent sorts of ro­ta­tion one might like, in­clud­ing com­plete fig­ures and ta­bles with their cap­tions.

If you want con­tin­u­ous text (i.e., more than one page) set in land­scape mode, use the lscape pack­age in­stead. The ro­tat­ing pack­ages only deals in ro­tated boxes (or floats, which are them­selves boxes), and boxes al­ways stay on one page.

If you need to use the fa­cil­i­ties of the float in the same doc­u­ment, load ro­tat­ing.sty via rot­float, which smooths the path be­tween the ro­tat­ing and float pack­ages.

Pack­age De­tailsro­tat­ing
Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerSe­bas­tian Rahtz (in­ac­tive)
Robin Fair­bairns
TDS archiverotating.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeX Live as ro­tat­ing
MiKTeX as ro­tat­ing
Topics ro­tate type­set ob­jects on their page
type­set­ting floats
See also hvfloat
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