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When using ArcPress for ArcInfo Workstation on the DOS command line or prompt, the following error is displayed:
This occurs when the pagesize (-P:<x,y>) flag has been entered incorrectly, especially when the y value is missing.
This can also occur in local environments that use the opposite decimal and digit grouping symbols than English, causing an incorrectly formatted -P:<x,y>.
When using a local environment or install of Windows that uses a comma ',' for the decimal symbol and a period '.' for the digit grouping symbol:
Format the x,y page coordinates to follow the OS decimal and digit grouping symbol. You may need to include an additional ',' to differentiate the x value from the y value.
For example, if the page size is 80,5cm x 123,7cm, then the x,y coordinates should be:
Remember that when using a period '.' as the digit grouping symbol, applying the ArcPress flag for changing units (-u:<upi>), using -u:2.54 will not convert the units to centimeters but rather set the 1" to equal 254 units! Be sure to set the units per inch flag like this: