[OS X TeX] Drawing parametric curves for Beamer

Michael Sharpe msharpe at ucsd.edu
Mon Oct 17 23:24:24 CEST 2016

> On Oct 17, 2016, at 2:01 PM, Tim Brophy <timbrophy at mac.com> wrote:
> {6.123233995736766E-17*(t+0.0)+t**(3.0)+4.0,t+0.0-6.123233995736766E-17*(t**(3.0)+4.0)-0.0}

I don't believe gnuplot is really needed, and you received that warning because of the overly complex way your parametric function was specified. Instead of the above, try


so that that Tikz doesn't think that non-integer powers are called for.

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