I want to create a book cover and for a start I want to add color to my page.

The problem is that when I add the given geometry page and write down the \psframe, the result I get is a page with colour on some of it, that means, 3/4 of the page is colored and some left blank. Can you help me fix it?

Here is the code:




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    Here, if I convert the ps to pdf using dvips and ps2pdfand view it, everything is quite fine. – Denis Mar 5 '15 at 15:11

The pspicture environment sets a block of given dimensions, very similar to what a single letter would do (in this case, just a very big character of width 36cm and height 24cm). So, similar to a single letter starting a paragraph that has a given \parindent, your pspicture does the same. Therefore, add


before your pspicture environment so there is no indent set. Alternatively, add \setlength{\parindent}{0pt} to your preamble for a global removal of the paragraph indent. Since geometry has margins set to 0cm, the size of the pspicture should fill the entire page.

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  • Thank you so much both for your answers. Everything now works! – George Mar 5 '15 at 15:20

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