[NTG-context] LinearShade trouble
netuse at lavabit.com
Wed Mar 30 09:04:41 CEST 2011
On 2011-03-30 Kumar Appaiah <a.kumar at alumni.iitm.ac.in> wrote:
> Dear ConTeXt list,
> I have been having troubles with LinearShade with ConTeXt for quite a
> while, even with the latest version.
> Steps to reproduce:
> There is a test.tex at the bottom of this e-mail:
> Copy paste it into the ConTeXt Live interface at the ConTeXt
> Garden. Result is blank.
> But what I expect (produced with an ancient version of ConTeXt, Debian
> version 2008.05.21-1):
> Could you please let me know where things are going
> wrong? The mail has the log files attached.
You have a problem with metapost not being run. Search the
contextgarden for write18 for the solution.
BTW: You cannot use the contextgarden to check if you code
is working. The same restrictions as on your system apply.
Consider using mkiv as Hans suggested.
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