[NTG-context] textext with plain MetaFun

Henri Menke henrimenke at gmail.com
Mon Jan 21 09:43:22 CET 2019


On 1/21/19 9:29 PM, Hans Hagen wrote:
> On 1/21/2019 8:57 AM, Henri Menke wrote:
>> Dear list,
>>
>> When I process the short MetaFun example
>>
>>      beginfig(1)
>>      draw textext("MetaFun") ;
>>      endfig;
>>      end
>>
>> with plain MetaFun, i.e.
>>
>>      mpost '&metafun' test.mp
>>
>> the resulting file only contains “unknown”.  How can I get the expected
>> output?
> context foo.mp
> 
> (in mkii one could use mptopdf but i have no interest in figuring out
> some pure metapost solution when we can do the job with simple wrapping
> in mkiv as mentioned)

I tried

    mpost '&metafun' test.mp
    mptopdf test.1

and now I have a PDF which says “unknown“.  Maybe I didn't understand
what you meant.

Cheers, Henri

> 
> Hans
> 
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