[metapost] Difference between "mpost file.mp" and "mpost ./file.mp"

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Thu Sep 9 20:17:36 CEST 2010

On 09/09/2010 08:14 PM, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
> On 09/09/2010 02:07 PM, Rasmus Villemoes wrote:
>> Dear list
>> When using the TEX module to typeset labels in a for loop, I
>> accidentally discovered that there is a difference between calling
>> mpost as "mpost -tex=latex file.mp" and "mpost -tex=latex
>> ./file.mp".
> Which metapost version is giving you trouble?

Just tried with 1.211 (texlive pretest) and the extra terminal
output is just some debugging print that is left over. However,
I get correct labels (I think). See attached.

Best wishes,
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