[metapost] how to use mpstoeps on a Windows machine

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Sun Nov 29 10:51:54 CET 2009

Yogeshwarsing Calleecharan wrote:
> Hi, Thanks. I'm actually using gnuplot for making my graphs. I set
> the value of prologues:=3 but I didn't get any EPS file. 

What do you mean? No output?

> I also tried
> mptopdf. It's part of TeXLive 2009 which I have on my Win XP machine.
> My mp file is name myfigu.mp and the output of using mpost (mp)
> command is myfigu.2 .I tried 2 options:

> 1. mptopdf myfigu.2
> (assuming labels are not typeset with LaTeX...I'm using the option
> 'tex' in gnuplot).
> I don't get any pdf file output.

Is there an error message?

Best wishes,

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