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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Filename str srcstr dst pst fn def emitter targetsourceenv: We have been using PStricks for fancy technical diagrams of the system, but have recently been recommended to use TikZ. I don’t have experience writing TikZ extensions, but from a quick glimpse of the TikZ source code, it seems to be easy to understand and extend, compared pstrixks other TeX macro packages I came across.

PSTricks Converter — pstake + documentation

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The convegt and compatibility of TiKZ is appealing leading us to agree that:. I use pstricks for all my graphics. What makes TikZ a better design?


Who is online Users browsing this forum: Did you use a program for creating the code or did you write it by heart? The quality of the drawings is unbeatable. I understood he has already the images done, so it would be just one compilation, wouldn’t it?

I’ve gathered this information:. The transparency and ‘fade’ effects seem very powerful. PStricks is more powerful and expressive than TikZ.

[pstricks] how to convert pstricks to eps?

Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. I’ve gathered this information: Tool ‘pstricks’ in your SConstruct file. I was confused whether to use PSTricks or Tikz. The source PSTricks commands are stored in a. If PDF images are allowed to be included together with your main TeX source file aka input filethen you can generate a PDF for each PSTricks diagram using standalone document class to get a tight image without white borders compiled with latex-dvips-ps2pdf for faster compilation.

We think that new users should learn TikZ.

eps to pstricks, pgf or eepic (impossible?)

Have a look at the code. You are thinking too advanced for academia standards. Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met: TikZ gives you powerful abstractions, even if you are not a programmer, or you are not willing to program this time.


To avoid many compilations, one can put every environment in the petricks file and use the option standalone provides to compile each picture in a separated page each with the correct adjusted size. No registered users and 8 guests. It is not recommended as we will waste much time to compile during the development phase.

So the conclusion is that if I want to have nice vectorial pictures of high standard, I should attend a computer graphical drawing course? Is there an automatic converter for this task? Sign up using Email and Password. PSTricks pstrricks a hexahedron: Have a look at my answer to a question here: Well, I would have liked to paste nicer pictures into my document than the scanned ones. PStricks works only with dvips.

The manual looks beautiful, though. I’d have to start over and learn from scratch to use Tikz, which pstrickss a tough sell if I’m not even sure what I would get out of it.

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