[NTG-context] Setting to help with overflow in Metapost

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Mon Jul 24 10:52:12 CEST 2006

dwarnold45 at cox.net wrote:
> All,
> This code is causing an overflow. Isn't there a setting that will allow bigger numbers? 

That is not possible, I'm afraid.

There is actually a macro file that uses logarithmic numbers and
another one using strings as numbers, but neither can be used without
extensive changes to your code. My suggestion would be to use

Greetings, taco

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