[metapost] format.mp and mptopdf

Stephan Hennig mailing_list at web.de
Tue Mar 15 11:38:26 CET 2005

h h extern schrieb:

> mptopdf is two things:
> [...]
> so, in your case, you may want to follow taco's suggestion: run mp 
> yourself and only use mptopdf to process the result "mptopdf
> somefile.1"

Thanks a lot! So far I did

mpost file.mp
mptopdf file.mp

to compile my sources to pdf. Doing as you advise solves the problems
with format.mp.

> (there is a small mptopdf manual)

I didn't find any, neither in my MiKTeX distribution nor when searching
CTAN and Google for mptopdf or metafun. Could you please give a pointer?

Stephan Hennig

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