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Re: version 6 Plot3D exporting results in HUGE files

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  • Subject: [mg80688] Re: version 6 Plot3D exporting results in HUGE files
  • From: J Davis <texasAUtiger at gmail.com>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2007 04:12:13 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <farafq$4mo$1@smc.vnet.net><fb0feh$f5i$1@smc.vnet.net>

On Aug 28, 5:43 am, Albert <a... at arcor.net> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> > Yes, but these are still MUCH larger file sizes than I got from 5.2.
> > Even exported PDF graphics when embedded in a LaTeX doc and pdfLaTeX-
> > ed created files which were abnormally slow when scrolling between
> > pages.
>
> I have no time to investigate this, but maybe you want to try to use
>
> <<Version5`Graphics`
>
> to get back to the old Graphics-System within version 6 and see whether
> you can get back the old smaller files when exporting these Graphics. I
> know this is no real solution of your problem and of course you can't
> make use of some new features (like opacity). On the other hand,
> considering that the new graphics have features that postscript doesn't
> support there might not be a good "solution" anyway...
>
> hth,
>
> albert

Albert,

Thus far that has worked. Thank you very much!

Seems like postscript compatibility should be on Wolfram's "to do"
list. ;-)

Best,
JD



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