[metapost] Limited precision -- Megapost

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Fri Jan 21 23:50:10 CET 2011

On 21-1-2011 5:51, navarro at us.es wrote:
> Hello all!
> I am having troubles with Metapost limited presicion. I can find in the web some references to
> the fact that
> Version 2.000 of MetaPost will have a runtime configurable precision
> and infinite numeric input range.
> there are also references to Megapost that seem to point in that direction
> I would be very grateful if someone could tell if (and how) one can these features already.

No, it will be available sometime later this year. A first step was 
rewriting large chunks of metapost (mem management and such). Once that 
is stable the next step is the enlarging. Anouncements will happen as 
usual on this list.


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