[Geany-devel] ReST: Image size

Colomban Wendling lists.ban at xxxxx
Thu Dec 1 17:40:55 UTC 2011

Le 01/12/2011 18:17, Frank Lanitz a écrit :
> Am 01.12.2011 18:11, schrieb Frank Lanitz:
>> Am 01.12.2011 18:01, schrieb Colomban Wendling:
>>> Le 01/12/2011 17:55, Frank Lanitz a écrit :
>>>> Am 01.12.2011 17:25, schrieb Frank Lanitz:
>>>>> Hi folks,
>>>>> Its a bit OT, but wondering whether somebody o you could help me: How
>>>>> can I set sizes for images inside ReST? E.g. I want to set it to 50% of
>>>>> page width? Didn't found anything on documentation ....
>>>> I found a way doing it by :height: but this is creating a broken LaTeX
>>>> for pdf generation. Might will need to report that after some more
>>>> investigation.
>>> This is likely to be caused by the LaTeX output tuning we have
>>> (rst2latex.sed), I guess it doesn't handle what :height: generates.
>> Yepp. Good point. Needs to be revisited again.
> Yepp, its really the reasons. Maybe we should revisit the whole minipage
> again. Unfortunately I don't remember the reasons why we added them.

Not sure exactly, but before the "hack" the images had a completely
wrong sizing (way too large IIRC), and we decided to also center them.
I don't remember the rationale for minipage, and I admit I'm a LaTeX
illiterate -- it's actually a friend of mine that designed the actual

If you have any better setup, feel free to use it.


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