[OS X TeX] metapost

Ettore Aldrovandi ealdrov at math.fsu.edu
Fri Mar 22 17:48:52 CET 2013

On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 05:40:49PM +0100, NMPOST7 wrote:
> 3. When I updated my old virtual machine (from Texlive 2010 to 2011) the
>    script   did not work. The fault probably lies at my end.
> 4. Mac has problems with ligatures in Malayalam and the result is terrible.
>    hence I need to use Linux (I do not use Windows)
> However, I shall give TikZ a try. After all I am a self taught person :)I do not
> mind the steep learning curve. What I am missing is the basic knowledge.
> Yet, I would still love to learn METAPOST.

>From the command line, 

     texdoc mpintro

will give you a relative short introduction document, and

     texdoc mpman

the full manual.

Hope this helps,


Ettore Aldrovandi
Department of Mathematics, Florida State University
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Tallahassee, FL 32306-4510, USA * * aldrovandi at math dot fsu dot edu

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