[NTG-context] eps images

Hans Hagen ntg-context@ntg.nl
Wed, 05 May 2004 14:05:14 +0200


At 13:35 05/05/2004, you wrote:
>Hello all!
>
>I have been using Context only recently. I need to import eps images into
>the documents(a lot of them). Despite running texutil and setting the path
>for Ghost Script, I am getting only blank eps images or gray boxes in the
>pdf. Is there a driver that I need to do the conversion from eps to pdf ?
>I am able to import jpg images. Do I have to convert the eps images to pdf
>externally and then import them using context tags?
>I have been stuck on this problem for amonth now.Help please!

if you have ruby on your system, as well as ghostscript installed (and 
visible in you rpath), you can use pstopdf (see manual on our web site); 
that script does the conversion (either or not cropped) as well as some 
cleanup of eps code

Hans