Monthly Archives: May 2007

error: possibly undefined macro: AM_PROG_LIBTOOL

If you find: error: possibly undefined macro: AM_PROG_LIBTOOL appearing when you run autoreconf it means that you haven’t installed libtool.

Oh and if you want to extract a debian source package man dpkg-source will tell you how….


Landscape Pages and Portrait Pages in OpenOffice

Thanks to StefanL in the, I can now mix landscape and portrait pages in the same document. (Quite why this should be news is a matter for another day)

To follow StefanL’s suggestions:

  1. Open the Stylist (F11).
  2. Chose page styles (forth icon from left).
  3. Right click on any style: “New”
  4. Give a new name to this page style and use this style for your landscape settings.

To use the landscape, portrait thingy you have to do a manual page break, and change the style, i.e. ….How to do a manual page break with page style change…