[NTG-context] How to use .eps figure in ConTeXt?

Idris Samawi Hamid ishamid at colostate.edu
Mon May 23 19:49:05 CEST 2005


On Mon, 23 May 2005 16:20:19 +0200, Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> wrote:

> Idris Samawi Hamid wrote:
>>> ===== Original Message From Taco Hoekwater <taco at elvenkind.com> =====
>>> If you want to use your images in pdf, either convert them from eps to
>>> pdf before calling texexec, or use the texexec => dvips => ps2pdf
>>> route to create the pdf document (using ghostscript instead of pdftex).
>>
>>
>> Careful, dvips does not work well with latin modern (or even other 
>> fonts); I have mostly given up on dvips as far as ConTeXt is concerned 
>> (and I can't count the number of hours I've messed with it)...
>
> dvipdfmx is a better gamble

Yes, but then the author of the thread will still have to convert his 
images to pdf (or can dvipdfmx take eps now? If so, then that's great news!

Best
Idris
-- 
Professor Idris Samawi Hamid
Department of Philosophy
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523


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