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How can one trick LaTeX to believe that a given page is odd instead of even?

Or alternatively call the odd-page header in a previously defined pagestyle?


The document class used is book.

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Very simple — just insert \cleardoublepage, which will start a new odd page (inserting a blank page before if necessary).

Some structuring commands in the book document class insert \cleardoublepage by themselves if the openright option (on by default) is enabled, such as:

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Ah great. Thank you. – Kasper B. K. Mar 20 '11 at 16:33

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