# [NTG-context] Re: function plotting

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Oct 5 09:18:05 CEST 2005

```Christopher Creutzig wrote:

>Mojca Miklavec wrote:
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>>and then "\input file" inside of the main LaTeX file. Gnuplot cannot
>>make output in ConTeXt (yet), but perhaps you can include the
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> Since afaik ConTeXt does not have an equivalent of LaTeX's picture
>environment, I don't see much point in teaching gnuplot some sort of
>ConTeXt output.  I'm no gnuplot expert, but my guess is that tweaking
>the metapost prologues and some minor code tweaks would probably be the
>easiest way to go.
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context has some equivalent, positions, which i nowadays never use

even better is to use layers, so if someone is willing to write the code
for gnuplot, i can provide the context snippets

Hans

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