[metapost] mpstoeps perl script

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue Mar 28 14:30:43 CEST 2006

Mau wrote:
> Hi all!
> A few weeks ago someone posted a message suggesting use of a perl 
> script (mpstoeps.pl) for converting MP output into proper EPS format. 
> Since I think this tool might be very useful I installed the script 
> but I have a problem. I am not an expert about Perl (never wrote a 
> script etc.) but I have perl on my PC and I have been able to run 
> other scripts. I use MikTex (recent release) under Win2K and WinEdt as 
> a GUI and TeX/LaTeX editor.
> Is there anyone in my situation who could point out to me if there is 
> some modification which is needed?
mptopdf yourfile.1 
pdftops -eps yourfile.pdf yourfile.eps 


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