[tex-k] Rendering outside clipped region

Heiko Oberdiek heiko.oberdiek at googlemail.com
Mon Feb 6 18:41:46 CET 2012

On Mon, Feb 06, 2012 at 03:28:00AM -0500, Christopher Leon wrote:

> I encountered some unexpected behaviour with epstopdf today, and I think it is a
> bug. I've attached a postscript file I made which has a triangular clipping
> region and circles which are both inside and outside the clipping region.
> When I open this file with ghostscript, it looks OK. However, when I convert it
> to a pdf with
> % epstopdf test.ps
> the output includes the circles which show up outside the clipped region.
> I have also tried using
> % ps2epsi test.ps
> % epstopdf test.epsi
> and again, some (but not all) of the circles outside the clipped region appear.

Try a different ghostscript version.

Yours sincerely
  Heiko Oberdiek

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