[NTG-context] gnuplot mode

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Wed Feb 15 19:51:54 CET 2006

Renaud AUBIN wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm trying to use the gnuplot mode (texlive+ ConTeXt 2006.02.03) and the 
> command texexec --pdf --mode=demo m-gnuplot results in a m-gnuplot.pdf 
> where only the png is correctly displayed... All the 
> m-gnuplot-gnuplot-*.pdf are unknown...
> I assume I have missed something... But what ?

The conversion of the gnuplot output from postscript to pdf fails. It
attempts to execute this commandline:

   texmfstart newpstopdf --method=raw \GNUPLOTfile.ps

where \GNUPLOTfile is e.g. "m-gnuplot-gnuplot-0"

You can try the command on the commandline to see where it goes wrong.

Cheers, Taco

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