# Bug#269968: [Pkg-lyx-devel] Bug#269968: Bug seems to be valid for other dvi viewers aswell

Georg Baum Georg.Baum at post.rwth-aachen.de
Sat Jul 29 12:37:54 UTC 2006

```Am Freitag, 28. Juli 2006 21:16 schrieb Sven Hoexter:
> Hi,
> this bug also occurs with kdvi. Probably other dvi viewers are effect
> aswell.
> The xdvi manpage suggest to use "\usepackage[dvips]{geometry}" within the
> TeX input file.

The geometry package can cause problems if used together with certain other
packages, but that is not important. Important is the fact that the paper
size is specified in the dvi file, and one way to ensure that is to use
the geometry package with the dvips option.
This bug should be reported in LyX bugzilla please (or maybe it exists