[OS X TeX] pstricks question

Aaron Jackson jackson at msrce.howard.edu
Thu Mar 17 00:43:13 EST 2005

On Mar 16, 2005, at 11:58 PM, Sergei Mariev wrote:

> Thanks a lot for trying it out. Yes, the code works, if I remove the 
> optional parameter I am getting the same tree, just longer and with 
> the branches "hitting" the nodes... What I am trying to do is to make 
> it work _with_ the optional parameter _and_ with Tex and Ghostscript 
> option of the TexShop. I need a lot of small illustrations like that 
> for a large project  I am working on and it would be unpractical for 
> me to use latex, dvips, and pstopdf on the entire file, because I am 
> using a lot of other packages and options .... and the deadline for 
> submitting the 400 + pages manuscript is just one month ahead of me so 
> I am not quite into much experimenting right now... As far as I could 
> gather from the information on pstricks, the tex + Ghostscript way 
> should theoretically work fine... but apparently it does not... I 
> wanted to avoid having to create the illustrations somewhere, then 
> cutting and pasting them into the document as normal graphics... But 
> thanks so much for looking into the problem! I will look around on the 
> archives, perhaps it something that others have noticed already... 
> Thanks a lot anyway!

Well, I would guess that the pstricks stuff should work with tex, 
because it is all written in tex.  The latex sty files just include the 
tex files.  I don't know tex so I can't give you any help.  You could 
try comp.text.tex and I think that there is a pstricks mailing list.


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