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Re: st: graph export to pdf

From   Bill Rising <>
Subject   Re: st: graph export to pdf
Date   Thu, 19 Jan 2006 15:38:40 -0500

On Jan 19, 2006, at 14:55, Thomas Speidel wrote:

There probably is a way to change the bounding box property if you use
ghostscript. The device you want is
If you look at the documentation specific to pdfwrite, you may find an
option that controls the bounding box. BTW you need to save a ps or eps
before converting to pdf.
Since I'm running on Mac OS X, if I export to eps, the equivalent action would be to open up the eps file using Preview (the built-in pdf viewer) or TeXShop (the front end for typesetting LaTeX). Either of these will automagically convert the eps into a pdf of the correct size. So...

Hope this might help
... the suggestion does help. Unfortunately, I then have to throw the eps file in the trash. Of course, I could write a script to do this after making the eps file, but it sure would be nice to make the pdf the right size in one pass.

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