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Re: [mg4469] Re: graphs to postscript
Posted:
Aug 1, 1996 2:10 AM


Yes indeed... For a unix Front End a PostScript image can be obtained as follows:
Display["!psfix epsf > file.eps", mathematica_graphics]. Say,
In[1] := graph = Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 3 Pi//N}]
In[2] := Display["!psfix epsf > sin.eps", graph]
Cheers Vicki
>This works well on a Macintosh Front End. >How do you do this on a unix FrontEnd like a Silicon Graphics or a Sun? >Thanks >Elias Saab > > >On Mon, 29 Jul 1996, Victoria Steblina wrote: > >> waldby@glhpx11.cen.uiuc.edu (waldby julian f) wrote: ...........................................
>> >Is there another way to get a full Postscript description of a plot? >> >Or is there a better way to include the PS.TXT file? >> >> This works for me: >> >> 1. Select graphics cell. >> 2. Copy it to the clipboard. >> 3. In the "Edit" menu choose "Convert Clipboard". In the dialog box go >> for Encapsulated PostScript. Click "Save in File". >> 4. EPSF file generated this way can be placed into LaTeX2e or LaTeX209 >> document using, e.g. >> >> \setlength{\epsfxsize}{6.5cm} % scaling of the figure >> \centerline{\mbox{\epsffile{graphics.epsf}}}
_________________________________________________________________ Victoria Steblina vvs124@rsphy1.anu.edu.au Optical Sciences Centre
Australian National University



