By Michel Goossens
This useful reference describes strategies and methods had to illustrate LaTeX records, and solutions universal consumer questions about pics and PostScript fonts. It presents the 1st complete description of the normal LaTeX colour and images programs, and indicates how one can mix TeX and PostScript services to produce superbly illustrated pages. Following the profitable layout of The LaTeX significant other , this new ebook is a useful LaTeX source for individuals incorporating photos into textual content.
you are going to how to: contain photograph documents right into a LaTeX rfile, software technical diagrams utilizing a number of differant languages, produce colour photos, in attaining lighting tricks with fragments of embedded PostScript, and make top quality tune rankings and video games diagrams.
you will discover certain descriptions of: vital applications like Xy-pic, PSTricks, and METAPOST; the normal LaTeX colour and pics applications; PostScript fonts and the way to take advantage of them in LaTeX; the dvips dvi to PostScript motive force; and Ghostscript, the unfastened interpreter that we could you view or print PostScript records whether you don't have a PostScript printer.
The authors learn a few applications that reach or alter LaTeX's simple representation good points, and current 1000's of examples of necessary strategies to photographs and font difficulties. as well as applications for normal drawing, the ebook additionally offers particular instruments for mathematicians, physicists, chemists, engineers, and other people attracted to video games and tune typesetting.
all of the applications and courses defined during this booklet are freely to be had in public software program records, and the resource code for all examples has been put on CTAN, the TeX records (details on web page 497).