[NTG-context] metafun color broken?
taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Jun 15 21:50:11 CEST 2006
Hans van der Meer wrote:
> I expect Hans or Taco to react soon with there usual speed and will
> await for their comments first.
Perhaps you missed the post below. The current problem is just
a different symptom of the same problem.
Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> Hans van der Meer wrote:
>> 2. The mpgraph.1 files differ only slightly, except for a few roundoff
>> new format extra lines: (but not a problem, I would guess)
>> %%MetaPostSpecials: 2.0 123 1000
>> %%HiResBoundingBox: -5.66927 -5.66927 359.9991 119.05481
>> %%MetaPostSpecial: 7 1 1 1 1 0.94118 1 3
> Believe it or not, but this is a known problem within web2c.
> It is triggered by an interaction between the new texexec
> and having two different entries in texmf.cnf for Metaposts
> memory size, for example like this:
> main_memory.mpost = 500000
> main_memory.metafun = 3000000
> Now, the metafun format is generated as "mpost", but the
> graphics are created as "metafun", and the different memory
> sizes make the specials go disappear.
> Strangely, I thought Hans and I had fixed by that a few weeks
> back by changing the mpost commandlines, but apparently we didn't.
> A workaround (while we sort this out) is to make sure that the
> .mpost and .metafun settings use the same (highest) number.
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