% IslandDraw -batch idraw.file -landscape
This problem is logged as B#9799, and is fixed for IslandDraw
4.1 which is be shipped with Island Office 6.0.
IslandDraw 4.0 - Build 4/17/97 - Solaris 2.x
This patch is being made available for those experiencing problems using IslandDraw's batch options to print files in landscape mode. This is a problem with IslandDraw 4.0 (IOffice 5.0.2a, and most likely all previous versions).
B#9799 - Draw: batch print/convert files in landscape mode is broken
If you need to use ftp, do the following steps:
% ftp ftp.islandsoft.com
<log in as anonymous, entering your email address for a password>
ftp> cd pub/Draw
ftp> get draw-17apr97-sol2.tar.Z
The tar file contains a startup script and a patched binary:
-rwxrwxr-x 509/1 1172 Apr 17 17:08 1997
-rwxrwxr-x 509/1004437552 Apr 17 16:55 1997 bin/bin.sun4-SOL2/IslandDrawPatch
-rw-rw-r-- 509/100 2106 Apr 23 14:25 1997 docs/README.idpatch
# cd $IOFFICE
# zcat /path_to/draw-17apr97-sol2.tar.Z | tar xvf -
% IslandDrawPatch -batch file.id -landscape
Note that this is a special pre-release version. You can attempt to use this IslandDrawPatch for other purposes, but take note that this new version has not been fully tested. Please contact Island Software Technical Support if you have problems with this patch. Thanks!