[OS X TeX] Help with asymptote

Steven Chapin stevechapin at earthlink.net
Wed Oct 6 17:44:04 CEST 2010


I consider myself pretty fluent in LaTex, but I'm really a novice at UNIX.  I am using MacTeX-2010 and am interested in playing around with asymptote.  I think I've read on this list that MacTeX-2010 "comes with" asymptote.  Anyway, I copied the following and ran it with pdflatex:

size (3cm);
draw (unitcircle);
\caption{Embedded Asymptote figures are easy!}

I got the caption, but not the circle.

I would be grateful for any assistance.

I will also paste the log file here.


This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-1.40.11 (TeX Live 2010) (format=pdflatex 2010.7.21)  6 OCT 2010 11:27
entering extended mode
 \write18 enabled.
 %&-line parsing enabled.
LaTeX2e <2009/09/24>
Babel <v3.8l> and hyphenation patterns for english, dumylang, nohyphenation, ge
rman-x-2009-06-19, ngerman-x-2009-06-19, ancientgreek, ibycus, arabic, armenian
, basque, bulgarian, catalan, pinyin, coptic, croatian, czech, danish, dutch, u
kenglish, usenglishmax, esperanto, estonian, farsi, finnish, french, galician, 
german, ngerman, swissgerman, monogreek, greek, hungarian, icelandic, assamese,
 bengali, gujarati, hindi, kannada, malayalam, marathi, oriya, panjabi, tamil, 
telugu, indonesian, interlingua, irish, italian, kurmanji, lao, latin, latvian,
 lithuanian, mongolian, mongolianlmc, bokmal, nynorsk, polish, portuguese, roma
nian, russian, sanskrit, serbian, slovak, slovenian, spanish, swedish, turkish,
 turkmen, ukrainian, uppersorbian, welsh, loaded.
Document Class: article 2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX document class
File: size10.clo 2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX file (size option)
\c at part=\count79
\c at section=\count80
\c at subsection=\count81
\c at subsubsection=\count82
\c at paragraph=\count83
\c at subparagraph=\count84
\c at figure=\count85
\c at table=\count86
Package: graphicx 1999/02/16 v1.0f Enhanced LaTeX Graphics (DPC,SPQR)

Package: keyval 1999/03/16 v1.13 key=value parser (DPC)
\KV at toks@=\toks14
Package: graphics 2009/02/05 v1.0o Standard LaTeX Graphics (DPC,SPQR)

Package: trig 1999/03/16 v1.09 sin cos tan (DPC)
File: graphics.cfg 2010/04/23 v1.9 graphics configuration of TeX Live
Package graphics Info: Driver file: pdftex.def on input line 91.

File: pdftex.def 2010/02/14 v0.04n Graphics/color for pdfTeX
\Gread at gobject=\count87
\Gin at req@height=\dimen103
\Gin at req@width=\dimen104
Package: asymptote 2010/07/10 v1.15 Asymptote style file for LaTeX

Package: ifthen 2001/05/26 v1.1c Standard LaTeX ifthen package (DPC)
Package: color 2005/11/14 v1.0j Standard LaTeX Color (DPC)

File: color.cfg 2007/01/18 v1.5 color configuration of teTeX/TeXLive
Package color Info: Driver file: pdftex.def on input line 130.

\openout4 = `asymptotetest.pre'.

\c at asy=\count88
) (./asymptotetest.aux)
\openout1 = `asymptotetest.aux'.

LaTeX Font Info:    Checking defaults for OML/cmm/m/it on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    ... okay on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    Checking defaults for T1/cmr/m/n on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    ... okay on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    Checking defaults for OT1/cmr/m/n on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    ... okay on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    Checking defaults for OMS/cmsy/m/n on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    ... okay on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    Checking defaults for OMX/cmex/m/n on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    ... okay on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    Checking defaults for U/cmr/m/n on input line 4.
LaTeX Font Info:    ... okay on input line 4.

[Loading MPS to PDF converter (version 2006.09.02).]
) (/usr/local/texlive/2010/texmf-dist/tex/generic/oberdiek/pdftexcmds.sty
Package: pdftexcmds 2010/04/01 v0.9 Utility functions of pdfTeX for LuaTeX (HO)

Package: infwarerr 2010/04/08 v1.3 Providing info/warning/message (HO)
Package: ifluatex 2010/03/01 v1.3 Provides the ifluatex switch (HO)
Package ifluatex Info: LuaTeX not detected.
Package: ltxcmds 2010/04/26 v1.7 LaTeX kernel commands for general use (HO)
Package pdftexcmds Info: LuaTeX not detected.
Package pdftexcmds Info: \pdf at primitive is available.
Package pdftexcmds Info: \pdf at ifprimitive is available.
Package: epstopdf-base 2010/02/09 v2.5 Base part for package epstopdf

Package: grfext 2007/09/30 v1.0 Managing graphics extensions (HO)
Package: kvoptions 2010/02/22 v3.7 Keyval support for LaTeX options (HO)

Package: kvsetkeys 2010/03/01 v1.9 Key value parser (HO)

Package: etexcmds 2010/01/28 v1.3 Prefix for e-TeX command names (HO)
Package etexcmds Info: Could not find \expanded.
(etexcmds)             That can mean that you are not using pdfTeX 1.50 or
(etexcmds)             that some package has redefined \expanded.
(etexcmds)             In the latter case, load this package earlier.
Package grfext Info: Graphics extension search list:
(grfext)             [.png,.pdf,.jpg,.mps,.jpeg,.jbig2,.jb2,.PNG,.PDF,.JPG,.JPE
(grfext)             \AppendGraphicsExtensions on input line 436.

File: epstopdf-sys.cfg 2010/07/13 v1.3 Configuration of (r)epstopdf for TeX Liv
\openout3 = `asymptotetest-1.asy'.

Package asymptote Warning: file `asymptotetest-1.pdf' not found on input line 1

(./asymptotetest.aux) ) 
Here is how much of TeX's memory you used:
 1449 strings out of 493747
 20676 string characters out of 3143546
 72208 words of memory out of 3000000
 4752 multiletter control sequences out of 15000+200000
 3640 words of font info for 14 fonts, out of 3000000 for 9000
 714 hyphenation exceptions out of 8191
 38i,5n,23p,239b,166s stack positions out of 5000i,500n,10000p,200000b,50000s
Output written on asymptotetest.pdf (1 page, 14532 bytes).
PDF statistics:
 12 PDF objects out of 1000 (max. 8388607)
 7 compressed objects within 1 object stream
 0 named destinations out of 1000 (max. 500000)
 1 words of extra memory for PDF output out of 10000 (max. 10000000)


Dr. Steven Chapin
Morton 541
Ohio University
Athens, Ohio

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