[OS X TeX] TKZplot2d for tikz/pgf problem.

Alain Matthes alain.matthes at mac.com
Mon May 14 01:43:01 EDT 2007

Le 14 mai 07 à 02:27, Gary Church a écrit :

> Hello!
> I've recently discovered pgf/tikz and have been impressed with it's  
> features and relative ease of use. Being a mathematics teacher, I  
> also think the TKZplot2d and other add-ons to tikz found below will  
> be very useful.
> http://www.altermundus.fr/pages/pdflatex/plot2d.html
> If anyone is familiar with this enhancement to pgf/tikz plotting  
> package for latex, maybe you can help me with a minor (I think)  
> problem.
> I've been trying the example plots in the TKZplot2d documentation  
> and all works fine except for a few of the examples. One of the  
> shorter ones is:
> \begin{tikzpicture}[scale=1.5]
> \tkzinit[xmax=1,xstep=0.1,ymax=1,ystep=0.1]
> \tkzgrid
> \tkzx
> \tkzy
> \tkzfct[lw=0.8pt](0.00001..1){\x**\x}
> % \tkzfctpt[type=$\bullet$](1/(exp(1)),\tkzfcta){A}
> % \tkztg[color=blue,lw=.8pt,kr=0.2,kl=0.2]{\tkzfcta}({1/(exp(1))})
> \tkztg[color=blue,lw=.8pt,kr=0,kl=1]{\tkzfcta}(1)
> \end{tikzpicture}
> This compiles fine as shown but doesn't work when the commented  
> lines are uncommented (as they are in the original example in the  
> documentation). When these lines are uncommented, I get the errors  
> below. I suspect the problem is with the "exp(1)" expression but  
> don't understand why this evidently worked as documented but  
> doesn't work for me.
> If anyone else uses this TKZplot2d package, could you try the above  
> example and let me know if you get the same errors that I'm getting.


I'm the author of TKZplot2d but i'm also a mathematics teacher ans i  
work this morning but in  a few hours i can give you the solution.

First look at your files (tikz/pgf)


You need this one (above) is from cvs

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