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Re: Importing EPS

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  • Subject: [mg29140] Re: Importing EPS
  • From: Wolfgang Glunz <Wolfgang.Glunz at icn.siemens.de>
  • Date: Wed, 30 May 2001 23:28:26 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Siemens AG
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Jens-Peer Kuska wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> the PostScript import is *very* simple and will not work with
> a complicated image. The best solution seems to write a Mathematica
> backend for pstoedit. The power of ghostscript may be better

The next version of pstoedit will include a backend towards
Mathematica contributed by Manfred Thole <manfred at thole.org>

But - if Mathematica can already process simple PostScript,
you could try to run your original Postscript through
	pstoedit -f ps 
to get a much simpler PostScript which maybe Mathematica
is able to read directly.

Wolfgang



-- 
Wolfgang Glunz


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