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The source PSTricks commands are stored in file. Pstake will (i) wrap them around a boilerplate, (ii) use LaTeX to generate an EPS file, and (iii) convert the. The package pst-pdf simplifies the use of graphics from PSTricks and other Post- Can be used to just convert the document with LATEX. Can someone help, at least to get started on a conversion / translation? \ usepackage{pstricks,pst-node,pstcol} %% used only for

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I can only confirm what Tomek said. We have been using PStricks for fancy technical diagrams of the system, but have recently been recommended to use TikZ.

Here, using pdflatex -shell-escape does not make sense for creating tight standalone diagrams. Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following petricks are met: But the problem in this case is that the greyscale pictures sometimes have darker background than that of the document.

The transparency and ‘fade’ effects seem very powerful. Paste in a new document called fig1.


I have to send them tex source, which they compile with pdflatex. The quality of the drawings is unbeatable.

[pstricks] how to convert pstricks to eps?

I prefer to provide the best practice approach. Tikz seems a bit more on the “drawing” end of things. We think that new users should learn TikZ. By using our site, you acknowledge that pstrick have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policy pstridks, and our Terms of Service. I prefer TikZ to pstricks because I think TikZ is better designed is easier to learn is compatible with pdftex gives you more power and abstraction you don’t have to specify as many coordinates by hand lets you create more beautiful graphics with the same effort it is easier to extend using TeX programming it was designed from the ground up with extensibility in mind For the users of pstricks, I’d recommend writing all new documents using TikZ in the future.

Erel Segal-Halevi 2, 6 22 It is useful to debugging. PSTricks certainly requires some trial and error, and I think some coding discipline which I’m not very good at. Email Required, but never shown.

I would like to convert. I don’t know how people paste beautiful figures into their documents, but I’m sure that not everyone has a talent for drawing.


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Does it depend on the content of. Old hands at pstricks probably wont gain enough from the switch and may not be worth doing. I’ve written some TikZ extensions such as new node shapes, and this is not so hard if you understand the TeX calculation primitives and look at the TikZ source code. Take a look at an example to learn how it works [1].

I think pstricks is superior. As a rule, I don’t make drawings, I make figures. Quoted from my comment here click:. What makes TikZ a better design?

LaTeX 1 12 They are fairly simple psgricks drawings with a few text labels. I hope my answer matches your question: So, pstricks might not work I am almost sure they won’t apply the solutions here: The extensibility and compatibility of TiKZ is appealing leading us to agree that: