[metapost] outputtemplate

Dan&Jan Luecking luecking at uark.edu
Mon Sep 7 06:14:49 CEST 2009

At 03:03 AM 9/6/2009, you wrote:

>Hi Boris,
>Birch wrote:
>>Please tell me how to make mpost operate on the internal variable rather than
>>evaluating the expression %j - %c (or is it %j * %c).
>I do not know what you were doing exactly because you did not post
>an example file, but the following runs fine for me:
>   outputtemplate := "%j-or.%c.mps";
>   beginfig(1);
>   draw fullcircle;
>   endfig;
>   end.
>You have to compare this with your own file to find the error cause.

Perhaps a missing semicolon on the previous line?


Dan Luecking
Fayetteville, Arkansas 

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