[pdftex] epstopdf

Ulrich Schneider ulrich_schneider at uni.de
Wed Aug 29 01:05:01 CEST 2001

This is not a question, but maybe a hint for anybody who
wants to use Metapost with pdftex in the future.

Normally Metapost produces eps output and to use this with
pdftex, you have to convert them into pdf-files with

If you have labeled some objects in the picture with
Metafont,  epstopdf won`t work.

But there is a very easy solution. You just have to type
to include your Metapost-picture into pdflatex.
(picture.1 is the product of mpost picture.mp)

So there`s no need to convert the pics with mptopdf ore

ulrich_schneider at uni.de

More information about the pdftex mailing list