[metapost] latex text along a curve

Manuel Yguel Manuel.Yguel at inrialpes.fr
Fri Aug 3 11:56:42 CEST 2007

> Manuel Yguel schrieb:
>> Thanks a lot for your answer, but as I wanted to include math stuff I
>> was a bit stuck since I had a look to asymptote. It is a great
>> programming language very similar to metapost and offering all the
>> functionalities I was looking for.
> Interesting, may I ask what application you have in mind?
It is to put some equation on a curved path (the equation of an angle) and
there is no fraction and square root. In fact I test these math things
with asymptote and it does not work at all.
> The textpath
> package has some support for typesetting formulae along curves, see
> figure 17 in the manual.  Could you please point me to a similar
> Asymptote example with fractions and square roots?  I'm interested to
> see if and how horizontal rules are handled.

> Best regards,
> Stephan Hennig

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