[Xy-pic] dvips problem

Ross Moore ross.moore at mq.edu.au
Sat Feb 16 00:27:11 CET 2013

Hi Witek,

On 09/02/2013, at 8:09 PM, Witek Kwiatkowski wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have problem with colors using dvips options.
> \xyoption{ps}
> \xyoption{color}
> \xyoption{dvips}
> \UseCrayolaColors

The loading-order matters, unfortunately.

This works:


> \xygraph{
> []*++{C}*[Brown]\frm{**}}
> processed with latex and dvips gives black frame. No warning is produced. (all crayola colors are black but simple red etc works fine)
> Moreover \newxycolor{zz}{0. 1. 0.5 rgb} causes ghostscript error whenever I want to use zz.
> Is it working for everyone else?

It should be:

  \newxycolor{zz}{rgb 0. 1. 0.5}

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> I also checked that this works using pdf option and pdflatex, however thicker lines are not.

Would you send an example of your *complete* LaTeX source,
the PDF output, and a copy of the  .log file that you get with it.

> Witek



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