[pstricks] not backwards compatible

Gene Ressler eugene.ressler at frontiernet.net
Sun Oct 19 00:30:35 CEST 2008

> Daan Krammer schrieb:
> > Moreover, I would be very grateful if people would be able to
> > make things backwards compatible again. I've got lots of pstricks
> > pictures involving dashed lines and I am worried I will need to
> > file two versions of them, one for each update. Perhaps though,
> > the damage that has already been done cannot be undone, by
> > definition (you can't make incompatible command syntaxes
> > compatible).
> Example please ...
> Hebrert

The previous way of setting linejoin was with pstverb.  When the new
linejoin was implemented, the pstverb commands stopped working, and all old
pstricks code had to be updated.

I also appreciate all the work Herbert does.  This isn't a complaint, just a
note to answer Herbert's question.

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