[dev-context] (fwd) Bug#457622: context: Importing mps files from latex is broken

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Mon Dec 24 09:19:12 CET 2007


Norbert Preining wrote:
> Dear Hans, dear Taco, dear all,
> 
> we got a bug report on Debian after shipping context 2007.12.18 wrt
> supp-pdf.tex, including .mp does not work anymore ...


quick fix   \let\@EA\expandafter

i'll look into it


> ----- Forwarded message from Dylan Thurston <dthurston at barnard.edu> -----
> 
>> [Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02).]
>> ) [MP to PDF] (./test-0.mps
>> ! Undefined control sequence.
>> \doflushMPtext #1->\edef \!!stringa {#1}\@EA 
>>                                              \dodoflushMPtext \!!stringa \re...
>> l.16 (Test) cmr10 9.96265 fshow
> 
> Minimal test files are:
> 
> ----- test.tex ------
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{graphicx}
> \begin{document}
> \includegraphics{test-0}
> \end{document}
> ----- test.mp -------
> beginfig(0);
>   draw (0,0)--(1cm,1cm);
>   label.lft("Test", (0,0));
> endfig;
> end
> ----------------------
> 
> The error didn't occur with the supp-pdf.tex from context 2007.09.28.
> 
> I checked the two supp-pdf.tex codes and there are quite a lot of
> differences. Is this a know problem and how should it be fixed?
> 
> Thanks a lot, all the best, and merry christmas
> 
> Norbert
> 
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